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... others before arriving at Portland! I will be camping, staying with relatives, staying in Motels, and couchsurfing on the way! I had a great two weeks in St. Louis with my friends and relatives but now it's on the road again! Ciao from me, Vinnie, and Rufus! ...
So today is the last real day for 10 days before the ride to Sturgis and then to Alaska. I forgot what it is like to turn the cold water on from a tap and get real cold water, not warm tap water like in Florida. No cars, no trucks, the silence is deafening! Got to visit with my brother and his family. It was a good day. Now to get ready to ...
... a few goodies at Walmart, before travelling a bit more into the countryside. It sure looks more prosperous here than some of the States we'd not long been through.
We stopped again around 2ish to have a picnic lunch. It was so peaceful with no big trucks whooshing past. Paul even managed a hit of a golf ball round the grassy area!
The hotel was another in the Hampton Inn chain in Collinsville, which is about 20 miles I think from St. Louis.
So the tradeoff ...
The train was delayed getting into St. Louis . . . and we were seated on the wrong side of the dining car for dinner . . . to get a picture of The Arch. But, we had a pleasant dinner with a retired couple from Bloomington, IL . . . who were taking their very first train trip and headed to San Antonio!
... fans in the restaurant were VERY quiet.
Back at The Rock, we enjoyed an informal evening of kids
intermingling in their different activities – inside the bldg. and out,
including piano practice outside our bedroom door, book reading, journal
writing, chatting, cross necklace making (Pastor Rockey taught Lois how to macramé)
and blog writing. Amen. (Aren’t you proud of us, Rachel?!)
The St. Louis Crew
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1000 Eastport Plaza Drive, Collinsville | 3 star hotelfrom $100
602 North Bluff, Collinsville | 3 star hotelfrom $123
552 Ramada Boulevard, Collinsville | 2 star hotelfrom $65
8 Commerce Dr., Collinsville | 2 star hotelfrom $93
7 Commerce Dr, Collinsville | 2 star hotelfrom $80
12 Commerce Drive, Collinsville | 1 star hotelfrom $65
4 Gateway Drive, Collinsville | 2 star hotelfrom $110
475 North Bluff Road, Collinsville | Hotelfrom $80
6 Gateway Drive, Collinsville | Hotelfrom $85