Holiday Inn Fairmont
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... Tire in Albert Lea (a place the Minnesota HP buys their tires) and they rushed out with a brand new tire and we were back on the road in 40 minutes.
Not too stressful, but it had start raining and the wind was blowing pretty hard so we decided to stop in Fairmont, MN at the Flying Goose Campground for the night. Nice RV park on a lake.
More adventures tomorrow?
... would ever go near that part of the country again. Ally and I drove yesterday, she did the morning and I did the afternoon. We crossed the Mississippi River at the end of Iowa and crossed into Minnesota. Had a little break along the road to stop in Blue Earth, Minnesota to say hi to the Jolly Green Giant and of course little sprout. After ...
... Green Giant. It was about 15 miles before the exit that we would be stopping at for the night. When we arrived at the Jolly Green Giant it was a ghost town. A little creepy! LOL! But, the Giant himself was very cool! He had an awareness ribbon on him. I am unsure what it was representing. I do know that dark purple is Ovarian Cancer Awareness - so maybe they were creating awareness?! We took pictures at the Jolly Giant. I was a ...
... about 3 to 6 inches in length. I have managed to take photos of the small golden ones but can't get any of the bigger ones because they are always just passing by. The orange ones look like they are waiting to see what the weather weather does before taking flight. The weatherman this morning took great delight in telling viewers that there were going to be huge storms and possible tornadoes......again!
I got a couple of pictures of the ...
... local history books while we waited.
Blue Earth people are proud of their history. It was originally colonised by Germans, Scottish, Welsh and Norwegians. The Dakota Indians lost the land around 1853. This is really were the selective minded historians recount historical facts about the town. There are several churches in and around the town and Sunday church service is the norm for the majority of citizens.
The heat from the sun was intense yet again ...