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What a day....picked up bike and rode to Dwight, seeing lots of Route 66 memorabilia on the way. Freezing cold....but will change the further west we get. Thanks to everyone for birthday wishes, except Frank who had to remind me to get Saga insurance! Just short of ...
Hi All ~
Just a quick update that I am back home in Illinois. Got here last Saturday around noon. It was a great trip and I have more stories to tell you. I will get those out as quickly as I can. The travel list ~
Myrtle Beach, SC
Shenandoah National Forest, VA
Can't wait to share my stories, but you will have a wait a day or so more.
200 miles today but not all in the right direction as we have had some issues with the signs and have taken the wrong road a few times. This will probably happen every day. We have been through a few museums today - Route 66, Pontiac cars and military and have eaten in a couple of diners. Came through Springfield but did not see any Simpsons. We are just outside St Louis so will be into our second state ...
Tripping south I passed through Odell. It was a quaint little village with a very religious feel about it with the massive church and school attached. Odell really is a blink and you will miss it town, that strangely had an underpass near the school to allow children to pass right under route 66 hahaha. Rolling into Pontiac like rolling ...
This trip we are bringing Carl and Amy since they are on spring break and Carl turns 21 this year.
Tonight we drove to the border of Missouri and Arkansas and pulled into a rest area.
We got going bright and early Saturday morning.
Parts of I-55 through Mississippi and most of it in Louisiana is pretty horrible. The motorhome bounced like a bucking bronco! We'll look for alternate routing on future trips this way.