Days Inn Russell
Travel Blogs from Russell
It is amazing how a phone can cause so much annoyance. It's always in the pocket when driving and of course it rings and the weaving commences. The obnoxious ringtone always goes off at the wrong times and is never silenced in a reasonable amount if time. The good news is that the school with terrible steps now has an elevator so we didn't have to break our backs and spill books ...
... hard and moving on was not disappointing.
From here we traveled south on State Rt. 177, “Flint Hills National Scenic Byway” to the “Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve”, it was cold and windy, but we enjoyed the visit,
even-though the farm house and barn were closed for renovation. In this part of
Kansas the soil is very rocky, making ...
Since leaving Etown we've travelled through Kentucky, Indiana, Illinois, Missouri and now into Kansas. Conveniently we've only really had to travel on the one road, the I-70. The road network here in the US is pretty impressive really. Their interstate highways travel across the country in all directions and provide a fast and well maintained route from state to state. And although it's more picturesque to travel on the back roads, when you are looking for the fastest ...
... land with steep grades and tight turns which eventually eased up and led to Denver. I made decent time and got into Kansas and beyond. The last hour the wind really kicked up and it was physically challenging. If the wind continues like that I will head south to US50 or I-40.
i am really tired and it is late. Note my lacking text from yesterday. I will update that tomorrow.
... br> The auction was a lively, fast moving morning that lasted into the afternoon. We came home with some family memorabilia including an antique bottle opener from the New Oil Co. and a variety of Bob Dole election pins from his bid for senator and president. Bob is a cousin of ours several times removed.
Happy with our newly acquired treasures and family get togethers, we're moving on to Kansas City to visit with two grandsons, Austin & Cory.
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed