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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
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Now that I have no where to be there is no reason to make 500 miles a day. We decided to pull off about half way to Iowa. Having driven in rain for an hour it looks like it is coming back. We have stayed in this park some 20 years ago, but it looks like there are many improvements. As we pull into our site it starts to rain. It is always fun setting up in the rain. As the day turns to night the rain gets heavy and I am thankful we ...
We awoke for a quick breakfast and the return drive to Ft. Lauderdale. Finding lunch in time was tricky, and somehow there was a sense of urgency getting to the airport on time, even though we had planned it out and left in plenty of time. Made it to the airport, and safely home, though.
Home again, home again, jiggety ...
... weather, I wasn't able to really get a feel for my surroundings, other than the fact that the area around me was really, really flat. I passed a sign for Pontiac, IL, on the way, which reminded me of my very first car. I am still not sure if the two are related. :)
As I entered the city of Normal - a college town with a population of just over 50,000, a very familiar feeling washed over me. The lack of people on the streets (and the lack of sidewalks, too), the few ...
... freeway and followed Siri's directions which took us by the Tennessee Titans stadium. And there was a game about to begin. In the pouring rain. And there were flash flood warnings. Unnecessary since the streets were already flooded. Two hours after leaving the wrong Rodeway we arrived at the right one. Yep. That is the story for ...
... who asked question after question about the trip).
Now the summer has moved on, and our great adventure in China seems like it happened much longer ago than it really did. I remember every bit of the trip fondly, and as I sit here typing the final entry for my return to the land of rice and stars, I glimpse at a newly printed picture of my fellow adventurers and myself and think, We should definitely do that again! ...