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Seriously, Normal is the name of the town in Illinois where we will be tonight. We started out in Council Bluffs, Iowa on the western border of Iowa. Today's goal is to get to Normal, Illinois where Ruby's friend Jaimie lives. It had rained during the night and this morning there was a mist, not unlike the kind we have throughout the winter in ...
... past the arch - quite a view. Despite it being hot and bumpy as we made our way to the arch and back, Alex seemed to be tolerating it just fine. I honestly believe he is building up a tolerance to the turbulence.
After we landed, I noticed an F-15 sitting on a pillar to one side of the airport. Turns out that the southeastern corner of the airport is the Boeing radar test range, and the F-15 is a test article that can be rotated to ...
The camp did not go as planned last night so we turn around and stayed in Hickman. Got up at 4:00 for our Journey to Jersey Adventure to begin. The buses left about 30 minutes late and we are in route to Ohio. Since we left late we'll probably get there after 9 tonight. We are doing a personality quiz ...
... in order to use any of the machines. Over we stroll to the Laundry Card vending machine. Again...AMAZINGLY ... we learn you must insert 2 one dollar bills to "purchase" the Laundry Card. Mind you... the Laundry Card has ZERO value. The $2 Laundry Card just provides you with the privilege of adding money to the card to wash and dry your clothes. It's going to get better.
We didn't realize you had to leave the ...
Most advice when traveling across the great plains of the top of the USA is "keep driving" and that was pretty much what we did. It was so straight and boring that even Hilary got behind the wheel for a few hundred miles. It was good to finally take on the drive that had hung over us and we were keen to get it over with. Unfortunately the kids wouldn't sleep during the drives as they had done on previous legs and we ended up with some pretty ratty attitudes by ...
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- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
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