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... that give a flavour of what it must have been like 80 years ago leaving the dust bowl behind for better days on the west coast. Crossing the interstate once again I drove through Bristow and then took a loop through Depew which has kept the original concreted of 66 along its Main Street. The last few miles took me to my destination in Stroud. I rounded the afternoon off with a swim before taking the current Route 66 alignment to Davenport for dinner at Gar Woolys ...
The reason behind starting this blog is because I am just a kid with an imagination, or young and dumb as some would put it. I look for inspiration in the little things and I simply live life the way I believe I should live it. My life goal is to never work a day in my life and to travel the world. Now when I say never work a day in my life I don't mean that I want to never "work", I am going to work, but it will ...
... where nearly all of the buildings have been abandoned. It was once a thriving town when 66 went through but now there is a bypass so no one stops. Baxter Springs where we stayed last night used to be a rich cattle town which attracted many bank robbers such as Bonnie and Clyde, the James Gang, the Daltons etc. it's a bit quieter now!
We have seen a whale, a penguin and ...
... at the edge of the lake where I could get some arrow heads amongst the rocks. I took this to mean fish as we had just come from a place that had some weird fish names! When I asked about nets or rods she burst out laughing. She was talking about ancient Indian hunting arrows. (What a Pi......) Still it broke the ice and she explained that she had a 100 acres of land and what she was planning. When she refused my proposal I ...
... We crossed over table rock lake and saw people out on there boats all around is. It felt exactly like what a motorcycle trip should be. After about 45 minutes we crossed into Arkansas. The scenery continued and we hopped on to a little weaving road that took us to eureka springs. I had this town described to me as a one street tourist town in the middle of the hills where weed is legal. The town also draws a tremendous amount of bikers, devil ...
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