Holiday Inn Express Clinton
Travel Blogs from Clinton
... been on it, it was a life long dream fulfilled. Moline is home to a number of John Deere factories including the Harvester factory and a stationery engine factory as well as a seeding factory. There is also a large Pavilion filled with the History of John Deere and a shop to buy John Deere items from. We spent a day at the Pavilion and shop and another day at the seeding factory which was fascinating. Unfortunately the harvester factory was closed as John Deere ...
... farm equipment such as a fully robotic tractor. The robot tractor is GPS-guided, and has over 10 million lines of code. In comparison the software for the space shuttle control had only 2 million lines. We also saw a combine with GPS systems and automatic harvesting: just drive around the edge of the field, and it will automatically drive back and forth across the field, even collecting data on the crops it harvests. ...
... reality is really beginning to sink in. Our trip is ending. I still feel like I have a lot to digest from this past month on the road. I am sure I will do a lot of reflecting tomorrow. But for now, I am immediately grateful for our safe travels, our developing relationship, our challenging puppy, and for the awe and wonder I always feel after an adventure such as this.
Song of the Day: "Praise You" by Fatboy ...
... the park, go to their beautiful, huge swimming pool, or play mini golf. Nice, level concrete pull-thru site facing the lake, but we couldn't have a full hookup or 50 amp service in a pull-thru site that was long enough for us. Good 30 amp service though!
Sunset Lakes Resort is a park we'd like to come back to!
As the 31st President (1929-1993) of the United States, few Americans have known greater acclaim or more bitter criticism than Herbert Hoover. He achieved international success as a mining engineer and earned world-wide gratitude as "The Great Humanitarian" who fed a billion people in 57 countries during WW1. He continued his humanitarian efforts during WW2 ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility