Hilton Garden Inn Champaign/ Urbana
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... in along the way. I’m always the one getting the dirt, and I make Evie pull up to it so the car blocks me from other people. Talk about awkward if I were to get caught. "Oh, I’m just scooping up some dirt into this sandwich bag. NBD." Or imagine explaining that to a cop. “Ma’am, why do you have so many bags of irt in your car?” We even have a gardening shovel to scoop it up with.
We had lunch in ...
... the stagnant lakes. The forests have since filled in but the ponds/lakes remain testimony to what occurred here.
We rode the scooter through many miles of campground roads and neighboring country roads. We also had a great time going horseback riding at local stable. Couldn't believe the price, $15 for a 45 minute ride through a lovely forested area.
We had a great time in Champaign. I got to play pickleball twice and really enjoyed getting back on the court. I do miss playing! Our campground was very nice and the owners are very helpful. The campground is surrounded by cornfields with a small lake in the middle. I did fish one day but caught ZERO:((
The University of Illinois is located in Champaign. It is a very nice campus and the grass and plants were so green. ...
... a class at the YMCA. This is the nicest YMCA we have ever seen and was loaded with people and families!!
We have been on the road 3 weeks today and are looking forward to moving on to Starved Rock State Park and getting some hiking in.
Hope all our friends are staying well and enjoying life. Always remember LIFE is GOOD!!
... next town along, Odell, also has a restored gas station. The last stop of the day was made in Pontiac where the Route 66 museum is a great visit. I could have spent hours there but needed to get back on the road before I became too tired to drive. I continued along 66 to Bloomington where I left the route to travel east to Champaign from where I'll travel to Indianapolis tomorrow. Maximum temperature today touched 80F with mostly sunny ...
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