Super 8 St. Joseph
Travel Blogs from Saint Joseph
... at 3pm. It was 2:50 when we walked in and asked if it was too late to eat. No one was in the place, but us and the wait staff. They said sure, come on in, so we did. It was a very nice and clean place. After we had ordered, another group of three came and ordered, so we didn't feel so bad. The menu included a couple of choices for salad, five or six entrees to pick from, and five deserts to select from. We both ordered ...
Had a short travel day today, so we took our time breaking camp and headed out around 9am. Was glad that we didn't leave any later because when we pulled into the Basswood RV Resort, they had a sign up welcoming NASCAR fans! They were having a race at the Kansas Speedway just 30 minutes away. I had not called ahead for any of our previous RV parks and had not for this one given how early we are in ...
Today we got a late start because we had to drive to our starting point from Omaha in the morning. We said goodbye to family and took off. Today was the first day that we had to take a very windy path to be able to go the direction we wanted to go without getting on the interstate. Everywhere we rode had been flooded a few years ago. You could see water lines about 4 feet up on houses and most of them looked like they had been abandoned. ...
Ok sleep last night in spite of having only one earplug. It helps to be tired and to have lots of white noise by way of the AC. Got up early and got in a short workout before hitting the road. Took a bit of hunting around to find diesel for the VW this morning but eventually found some.
Highlight for Lori was spotting a mailbox outside of the truck stop. Woo ...
... gone through at least 4 Springfields on our way), crossed the Illinois River and the Mississippi River, and stopped for lunch in Hannibal, Missouri. Hannibal is the birth place of Mark Twain, so his name is on everything in the area. We rode dead West all day on route 36, but the scenery was a bit better than in Illinois. More crops, but a few rolling hills, more cattle and a turn or two. At one point we passed a farm with black angus cows and we saw the biggest bull ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility