TripAdvisor Reviews Horizon Inn Carbondale
Travel Blogs from Carbondale
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It was a cool 52 F and the sky was clear. We headed south to rejoin the Ohio River Scenic Road. Not far out of town there were fields of corn on one side and strip mining for coal on the other side of the road.
Went to the Garden of the Gods in Shawnee National forest. High rocky outcrop with weathered sandstone rocks from when the area was an inland sea. Lovely area and quite a lot of visitors. We took a short 1/4 mile walk to see the ...
Arrived early and got our pick of sites. We got this one right on the lake. At dusk, the family of skunks would come out to enjoy the fallen crab apples on the tree in our site. The sunsets were gorgeous! We met Puff the Purple Dragon on the beach! Loved the water tower.
... the first memorial service In Illinois and one of the first in the nation to honor those who fought and died in the Civil War (1866). A General Logan gave the speech that day and later became commander of the Grand Army of the Republic. Impressed by the memorial service at Woodlawn he signed a general order setting May 30, 1868 as Memorial Day. By 1888 Memorial Day became a legal holiday in 12 northern ...
We ventured out of Chester this morning competing for space on the highway for 8 miles with monstrous coal trucks!!! Shortly after reaching Cora, however, we were rewarded with miles of traffic-free riding on the Mississippi River Levee making our way through fields of corn and soy bean. Pure hell on the road followed by some of the most beautiful and peaceful cycling that you could ...
... that had been converted into a B&B. The former classrooms that were converted into suites were very spacious, still had blackboards on the walls and other remnants of their former use, such as pictures of the old teachers. We attempted to walk to a local American style restaurant but luckily gave up and went back to get the car, as there wasn't a clear route and yet another storm ...
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