Mainstay Suites Cedar Rapids
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... make a considerable fortune in mining in Australia and China, before truly answering the call to become a public servant. He is arguably the biggest proven humanitarian to have served as president. He led hunger relief efforts that saved millions in Europe during and after WWI; and led disaster relief efforts during massive floods which plagued the Mississippi River. I could drone on and on, but I will try to hit some ...
... Millross would have enjoyed seeing the shop so I took a few pictures. The Amana Woolen Mill is also an old business, 1855, and the number or spools of thread for the loom is hard to believe.
Does the name Amana make you think of appliances. Well Amana, no relationship, is now owned by Whirlpool and has a plant here.
Tomorrow we leave for our last overnight stop near LaSalle, IL.
... the road. The heavy rain which had been beating on our windows all night had persisted into the morning and, call me a girlie if you must, but I was not enthusiastic about riding a motorbike without the luxury of being able to see where I was going! So, our original plans were scuppered, and instead we spent the morning watching the weather channel and doing a bit of admin. By the way those sock driers that they put in hotel rooms these days ...
... weather forecast is not too good as storms are predicted along our path.
Our destination is Amana Colonies in Amana, IA. This is an historic German town that we stopped briefly on our trip to Alaska in 2012. The town closes up at 5:00 pm so we decided to come back and stay a few nights to check it out. More tomorrow on our venture into town.
I have included a short video of what we see as we head down the road. Enjoy.
... them, and dives head first into the burrow opening, but only comes up with dirt up his nose. I thought they were chipmunks, but they are thirteen-striped ground squirrels.
So tomorrow we will say good bye to the ground squirrels and corn fields. Oh wait, isn't Nebraska the CornHusker State.... Dang, more corn!