Travel Blogs from Marshalltown
... impressive, actually. These farms are huge operations and you can't help but wonder if they're privately owned or owned by some foreign consortium or some such. We arrived at the Hitchcock Nature Center at 12:00 and learned how the trees were taking over what was natural grassland before man did it in. The nature center is trying to restore the natural order of the area. I actually made it to the top of the tower! We then hit ...
... pickles and American cheese for me. So good! As we both said after. Jordan had a b.l.t. And dad got a pulled pork sandwich. For dessert Emma and I got a slice of banana cream pie to share. Dad and Jordan got a strawberry pie slice and a peach pie slice to share. We were stuffed after words! Talk about a good lunch! - ...
Well, we're in the middle of America now, speeding down back country roads in central Iowa. There's a lot of corn, as expected. And a lot of big windmills. This is likely our last stretch of country road before we find ourselves on 80, driving hard east. It's all fast food and highway exits from here, probably. Which is sad, but what's there to see in Ohio anyway? Last night we chased a huge orange moon south ...
Just stopped at a rest stop and told Jeff he had to come in with me since it looked dark and creepy, he wanted to know if he should bring his gun. Seriously you brought your gun - why of course, so if you don't hear from me you may want to notify the authorities he probably has me tied up and ducked tape in the ...
... I don't know how I'm going to be able to go back to living in a cramped dorm room. The good news is, I don't have to until mid-January cuz PARIS!!
Even though initially Paris wasn't my first choice, I'm getting excited (and nervous) now. I wanted to live in one of them small studio apartments, but after talking to a few people about it, I think ...
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