Days Inn Brainerd
Travel Blogs from Brainerd
... not sure exactly what a cheese curd is, but it is tasty and I will be eating more of them tomorrow in Wisconsin. Back to the hotel and I'm sitting here talking to you all. Today was a lot of fun. I can't remember the last time I've been on an adventure like this and had so much success. Here's to day 4 and meeting more great people. Today in numbers: Number of times I crossed over the Mississippi River - 18 Number of times I was stopped by a train at ...
After dropping Jen & the kids off at the airport for their flight back to California. We drove around the Minneapolis-St. Paul area and checked out the first indoor mall in America. We were pleasantly surprised, even though it's old ...
... the great Mexican food last night? I was remembering about 2am this morning :-(
Forgot to tell you yesterday that was racing past a long freight train which always puts a grin on my face...black and white TV, the gang rode their horses alongside the train and jumped on...I guess I still am a 60 something Kid (or in my second childhood already).
... The route follows the river and is very twist not an A to B Interstate highway and it took me a 1/2 day to get used to the slower pace.
Stopping off in Bemindji I was surprised to find Steam Punk style sculptures. I originally went there to shot the Paul Bunyan and Babe statues. I also got a couple of fabulous shots of a bird using telephoto.
The Mississippi river grows wide over a shot distance, you can see from my shots today comparing it ...
... Seen at least 3 signs that said "Coon Dog Cemetary". Thought that was kind of odd until Del almost hit a Coon Dog in Corinth, MS. Had to stop at the Piggly Wiggly in Alabama. What a genuine treat. Went down the Ricketts Highway in MS. Thought it was kind of odd to name a highway after a disease that you lead the nation in. We both had opportunities to swap our bikes today. Mine for a decked out Caddy. Del's for a trailer house in Memphis. Decided against it on both ...
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