Knights Inn Albert Lea
Travel Blogs from Albert Lea
... br> It took a whole hour for the parade to pass, and every float, car etc had sweets that they threw to the children. Some had bags that they gathered them in! We didn't go to the competition in the afternoon.
After lunch, and Carroll got back from his work, we set off to visit Sleepy Eye, which is the town where Michael grew up. We went by Clear Lake, and they told us that it freezes over in the winter and a whole 'city' grows up on the ice, where people put cabins ...
... Civil war. On then to Harriet Island, which is on the Mississippi River, tried to have a paddleboat ride, but none were operating. We had a little walk along the river. Then we drove through Minneapolis looking at the University and other buildings, and on to the Mall of America. This is the biggest mall in USA and is huge, we really only looked at a small portion of it. Had lunch in The Rain Forest which is a jungle themed shop and restaurant. The ...
... is but when you follow that little line from Kingston to where we are now it really puts in perspective how far we have come and what we have accomplished! 3 kids, a trailer, 26 states in almost 4 months and the fact we're all still going is so huge! The flash cards have been a great way to learn each state capital and some interesting facts as well!
Myre-Big Island State Park in Albert Lea was our ...
Headed North along the Miss River which has been flooded bad enough to decar pats of Wisc disaster areas. Then from LaCrosse we went uphill into the wind all day and settled in a State Park in Minnesota. Nice little glacial lake but too small for Elbo Room. ...
8:00 PM 2/2 wind mill Tick tock
8:13 PM Great wind turbine pictures Josh! Where will you be stopping tonight?
8:15 PM Hudson maybe Tick tock
8:35 PM Spoof pic Tick tock
8:40 PM Now THAT is a cool picture!
8:45 PM Thanks Tick tock
8:48 PM where we ate - going to eat big trucks ...