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... we passed into the state of Oklahoma, which was our tenth state on this trip. We have also logged over 5,000 miles. We continued along I-40 with a stop in Clinton to visit the Route 66 Museum. The museum showed how the growth of the auto industry lead to a need for roads, and as more people purchased cars and traveled,gas stations, restaurants, and motels popped up along the route. Other needs included Highway Patrol due to the rising number of ...
... out there, but when you see thousands of cattle crammed in a tiny holding area and smelling 'oh so bad' you begin to see where some disease might get spread. We smelled it for quite a while after we passed through.. ugh!
The one stop we did make was to kiss the Blarney Stone in Shamrock, Tx. The stone is a piece of the original blarney stone in Ireland and is placed in a monument in a local park. Humm.. It was rather disappointing as the park as ...
... road. Could have been Iowa. I'm surprised by the condition of I 40; at times a very rough road. The quality of the road changes as I cross state lines; sometimes when I cross county lines. I am curious as to how federal monies are allocated to federal highways and how that money is allocated within states.
Elk City, OK (Oct 16-17)
I have been traveling continuously for the last week; staying two nights ...
One of the last long rides today - only 360 km. Sean and I left at 7am and via Route 66, minus a short stint on the motorway to find a bank, we headed to Stroud to meet up with Vicki, Karl & Julie. We wanted to try out the Rock Café so that was the rendezvous point at 0830. Thanks to the route planned, we went all over the place and ended up where we wanted to be, on time and ready for breakfast.
The Café was copied and ...
Was a bit fuzzy this morning but had another good breakfast at this motel. Hit the road heading for witchia falls on a main highway but not interstate lovely drive great country to see across stopped very hour for a leg stretch and some juice Nicola was sleepy but didn't go to sleep I was amazed lol then headed northeast for Oklahoma City. Nics map reading skills lead us directly onto the route so good job co pilot we ...
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