BEST WESTERN Plus Steeplegate Inn
Travel Blogs from Davenport
There is a dream always occors to me.The dream show me the Pyramids i'm so curious about this.For that i buy a new book and decide to sleep in this place with my sheep and jacket,
Today is a little bit cold so i use the book to be the pillow and put on my jacket.
The desert was cold in night and hot in day,i have to go fast and take care of my
When the sun rose ,before I go to ...
... drove through North Dakota, South Dakota, tracked through a very Northern Tip of Nebraska into Iowa then onto Illinois. We arrived in Moline, Illinois at about 6pm on a Saturday night only to find that the Quad Cities (Davenport, Iowa - Moline, Illinois - Rock Island, Illinois - Bettendorf, Iowa) were hosting and extra 25 000 people in the city for one of North America's largest Marathons. The cities where nearly booked out. Luckily a nice bloke at one of the motels we ...
... farm equipment such as a fully robotic tractor. The robot tractor is GPS-guided, and has over 10 million lines of code. In comparison the software for the space shuttle control had only 2 million lines. We also saw a combine with GPS systems and automatic harvesting: just drive around the edge of the field, and it will automatically drive back and forth across the field, even collecting data on the crops it harvests. ...
... reality is really beginning to sink in. Our trip is ending. I still feel like I have a lot to digest from this past month on the road. I am sure I will do a lot of reflecting tomorrow. But for now, I am immediately grateful for our safe travels, our developing relationship, our challenging puppy, and for the awe and wonder I always feel after an adventure such as this.
Song of the Day: "Praise You" by Fatboy ...
Stopped at a Resort Parks International (RPI) Park overnight - probably one of the nicest places we've ever been - and only $10 a night!
A lovely campground in true resort style. Wristbands are handed out at check-in, and with a wrist band, you can use one of their many paddle boats or canoes on the little lake that ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet