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Travel Blogs from Joliet
Left this morning, what a beautiful day. Sunshine and no humidity.
Traveled St Rt 30 west for most of day. Flat and some combining of wheat. Lots of wind farms around Van Wert, Ohio.
Only around 400 miles today. Not good.
... We put on solar panels so we can boondock when we get to warm weather. The people that put them on did a great job. Their web page is rvmobilesolar.com. They are in Ann Arbor Michigan. Put on 3 panels @ 125 watts a panel, controller and breaker box. John and Pat are their names, really a nice company to have the work done. Ok that is about it, Iam going to go get some pics and everyone have a great day. ...
... feel what I feel so I can move through it and enjoy my time here, simultaneously. On paper what has happened is, after all, a '1st World' problem. After a few drinks along the way home we packed up and tidied up ready for the following day, when we hit the road.
Long story short, we drove out of Chicago quite late; it took Rich a bit of organising to pick up the car from the airport, where they did not have the car we'd payed for and forced ...
... Resort" in Bend, Oregon.
We had a grand time and lamented leaving this slice of Heaven, even with the excitement of so much of The Artful Odyssey ahead of us, not to mention we were only going 30 minutes away to Jess and Aaron's new house in St Charles, Illinios and we would still see these cousins for another day or two.
I have a lot more to say but I'm ...
... at a lovely Lovey Truck Stop, backed our rig in between two semis, powered up the generator and the a/c (gotta love camping!) and hit the sack.
After 5 hours rest we got back on the road...next stop St. Louis. All the times I've been out west with my parents, and I've never been up in the arch. The plan is to change that today. We should be there within the hour...so stay tuned. I'm guessing I'll have a few pictures to share.