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Travel Blogs from West Baden Springs
Arriving in French Lick is such a surprise. You're driving, driving, driving....then all I a sudden you round the corner ...there sits the most magnificent building you've ever seen. West Baden. So beautiful and so elegant. We went a little further to the French Lick Springs (where the Casino is located). We had planned to eat at the buffet/cafeteria but they stopped serving at 2 pm. So we decided to go back to the rotunda, West Baden.
Today I set my sights on Bedford Indiana which is about 70 miles from where I started this morning. I knew 70 miles was doable if there was good weather. Fortunately, there was. It was about 75 degrees out with no wind. The only bad thing was the humidity. It was worse today than any other day. I rode through it though and before I knew it I was ...
... slice of Americana.
Riverboat passing along the Ohio River near Newburgh, Indiana.
from a hiking trail in John James ...
... sweet three-year old daughter. For diner we took a taxi ride to "The Hill", for some great Italian food.
Today's ride was through rolling farm land, lots of trees, flooded fields ( the levee broke on the Embarrass River), a Catfish Festival in Shoals, IN (we missed the egg toss and Corn Hole Tournament (?), ...
On our trip from Louisville to St. Louis a sign on the side of the road enticed us to take a little detour to check out the Marengo Cave. Located in the heart of Indiana's Cave Country
We are in Amish Country and had to pass two of their horse drawn carriages with families dressed in the full Amish clothes, along the way.
So glad we stopped to do the ...
Other places to stay in West Baden Springs
6000 West County Road 250 North, West Baden Springs | Hotelfrom $85