Holiday Inn Express Abilene
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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Cities- Dodge city, Wichita
Year of statehood-1861
Motto-To the stars through difficulties – ad astra per
Flower- Native Sunflower
5 other facts-24 state parks, state tree is the cottonwood,
state animal is the buffalo, state reptial is the ornate box turtle, famous for
... have charming southern accents. Check these places out on line!!
We had a nice evening meal together talking politics and enjoying the company of good friends. Everyone must ask Cal about the April fools prank the girls pulled on him the second night in the city. We finally spilled the beans.....but really had all three of the guys hooked.....Was a great "gotcha" moment to savour !
Homeward bound ...
... was key to the defeat of Nazi Germany. The exhibits were a combination of pictures and text that documented the progress of all theaters of the war. I spent close to two hours reading my way through this exhibit. One of the more interesting things I found out was that Ike took the necessary classes to acquire a pilot's license while on duty in the Panama Canal Zone around the age of 49. The artifacts were mostly guns, uniforms and other ...
We are trying to drive as much as possible for the next few days. Today's journey took us from St. Louis, Missouri, to Salina, Kansas.
Lots and lots of farmland folks, lots and lots!
We crossed the Missouri River twice today, once in the sunshine, once in the rain.
As we approached the Missouri and Kansas border, we came ...
... KS but I finally caught up to the sun, and felt it on my face in Salina, KS. Sadly I also caught up to a dragonfly infestation of biblical proportions!
Above the highway on several occasions I could see these vertical black masses hanging like veils or drapes. It took my a few times to realize they were bugs, not necessarily mosquitoes, but some type of small gnat. I stopped and shot video of one of these, but you can't see them.