La Quinta Inn & Suites Shawnee
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking
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... Bread if we come back for a visit. Wewoka has a Sorghum Festival the 4th Saturday each October that draws visitors from across the US. Betsy gave us a gift of sorghum and Alfalfa Blossom Honey. We may have to travel back to Wewoka for some great fry bread and friendship. Betsy is an awesome Seminole friend....
From Wewoka, we drove to the town of Ada, Oklahoma ...
When I did a search on Food Network's "On The Road" App for places to eat on our trip, The Rock Cafe in Stroud stood out because it listed some German dishes I knew we'd enjoy :)
It did not disappoint in "Historic Rte 66" cuteness or yumminess. But, we need to start finding some places that specialize in healthy salads soon ;)
With so ...
... but we had to move on, next was Riverton.
Riverton in Kansas is home to one of the oldest General Stores still open on the route. Nelson who owned it asked where we were from and oddly he came back saying he knew Birmingham as he had been to Morton-on-the-marsh. What a place to have visited?
Next town Baxter Springs was another inspiration for the look of Radiator Springs in Cars, we stopped just for photos here.
I made my way back to Route 66 from Grove rejoining just east of Afton which is a rather rundown town with few businesses left open. Rundown and abandoned was a bit of a theme for the morning as I drove through a number of towns that have suffered at the hands of the interstate bypass. After passing the abandoned bridge east of Vinita and passing under I-44 there was a 70 mile stretch with no sight or sound of the turnpike. To the east of Chelsea there was another ...
Left home about 5:45. Flight from OKC at 9:15. Arrived O'Hare 11:15. The international terminal is a totally different building so we had to go out of security, ride a tram to the international terminal and go back through security so that took awhile. Everything else was smooth. Talked to a girl while waiting at the gate who lives in Dublin and had been visiting ...