Travel Blogs from Vincennes
... after almost four years of marriage, Mark is a man who needs little sleep.
We stopped in Springfield, Missouri to eat a packed lunch and Mark finally relented and let me get behind the wheel. Thanks largely in part to the 70 m.p.h. speed limit in Missouri and 75 m.ph. speed limit in Oklahoma we made excellent time to Oklahoma City! We ate dinner at a trendy pub/restaurant called Republic. Unfortunately, we did run up the bill between ...
We left Vandalia, Illinois at 6 am and headed towards our next destination of Sullivan, Indiana.
Nothing much different than yesterday, roads were flat but there was quite a bit of trailer traffic and to complicate matters no shoulder or bike lane. It was on this road that someone in a pick up truck came close enough to almost shave my legs, scary! We stopped for breakfast in Effingham, Illinois where ...
... it's just drug paraphernalia; send in the diabetic girl with a bag full of needles.
I am currently reading about Thailand and trying to take in as much information as I can before I leave. It seems like I have a long time, but I really have just over a month. I am registering with the US Embassy now and then will check back in with Moodle to see what else I need to do. So far this blog is simply for me to keep focused on what I need to still do for the trip.
... about where i am going to and what is planned for the next week or two, makes me think of home and that i would quite actually like to be back home now with my friends and family. Whilst sat on the back of the bus all hot and sweaty, i have emailed a hostel i was originally staying in Chicago to see if they could put me up earlier than planned. Thankfully they replied in no time at all to say no problems ma'am we can do that (oooh that American can ...
... he only narrowly managed to convince the security staffer to throw away his contraband toothpaste and re-check the bag rather than examine the entire contents of the bag and discover camping knives, pepper spray (which is apparently actually legal to take on since it has a "safety lock" on the release mechanism. Hooray security), and various Berkeley - ahem - leftovers. So, to reiterate, air flight is not my preferred form of travel.
Automobiles: There are three main ...
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2720 Battery Rd, Vincennes | 2 star hotelfrom $108
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602 Wheatland Road, Vincennes | 3 star hotelfrom $49
600 Old Wheatland Rd, Vincennes | 1 star hotelfrom $63
1800 South Old Decker Road, Vincennes | Hotelfrom $82
1320 Willow Street, Vincennes | 3 star hotelfrom $118