Holiday Inn Express Litchfield
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... for help. Some of the crew guys came to the rescue and mounted it back into place again. I actually had to count the tickets inside the tent instead of at the gate because the wind was so bad.
But all in all, it was a lovely, lovely day. Which is good because we’ve had a string of not so good days lately which was making life on the road pretty tedious. Getting closer to friends and family in Indiana, Ohio and Michigan is definitely helping ...
... plumbing fix and found next to nothing to do, along with nobody walking anyway around the downtown. Why does this always happen? Do people know we're coming and hide away in their houses until we're gone?
We finally gave up any pretense of entertaining/talking to people and simply dropped off the flyers we had made at a few businesses and the library and called it. Sometimes that's all you can do.
Rhea treated us to lunch at a local pizza buffet that was excellent...we didn't have a lot of time or I would have gone back for seconds, but it was delicious!
After we were done for the day, we hightailed it back to Chatham, IL to the Double J Campground for the parts they had ordered for us. We're going to be replacing our entire plumbing system from the holding tanks to the dumping drain tonight and tomorrow morning, so wish us luck!
... found the library and stopped in...the librarian behind the desk was happy to take some flyers, but without any patrons, there wasn't much else we could do.
I drove the RV around a bit, trying to find anything a) open and b) populated, but to no avail. Maybe we should have stopped and chatted with the sports bar patrons, but we figured it wouldn't be the best photo op to have a clown in a bar. ;)
... The whole process was inefficient and annoying. Of course, it was a Saturday. If we were to do it again, it would have to be a weekday.
Getting out of St. Louis was a real pain as well. A professional soccer game had just ended and the Chicago cubs were in town to play the cardinals. The rv made it that much more difficult, but we did it!!! On our way to Indianapolis ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking