Mansion View Inn
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- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Continental Breakfast
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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... McLean where the Dixie Trucker's home is still operational. This is a pretty famous Route 66 icon which is almost as old as Route 66 itself. In 1928 J.P. Walters and John Geske rented a quarter of a mechanic's garage on Route 66 to sell sandwiches to truckers and passing motorists. The fledgling restaurant had a counter and 6 stools when it began. By the 1930s the Dixie Truckers Home was a full-fledged restaurant. It also ...
... my girlfriends and I hit the road for a differnt destination. It's fun and exciting. I have also taken some great trips with family and gone on missions trips through my church and school that has allowed me to see and experience other cultures.
Like many of you, I have a long list of places I would like to visit and experience. I personally am drawn to areas of history and ...
... back onto the I-55. 10mins drive & we stopped at another attraction 'The cozy dog drive inn' It was also are Lunch stop so we bought there famous Corn Dogs - not my taste, basically a burger fried - if you like your fried food, you'll like these. An hour & half on the road ...
We woke to a foggy, damp and pretty miserable day but our plans would not be dampened. Springfield, capital of the State of Illinois and home to its most famous resident, Abraham Lincoln prior to his move to the White House in 1861, became our focus for the day.
First stop was the Lincoln Home - a preserved historic section of the city, four blocks long. I'm pretty sure we were the ONLY tourists there ...
... Mini yay. After a few minutes we came across a Walmart. We went in for a shop - found a cable to connect Vicki's iPod to the stereo and went on our merry way again. Getting to the hotel was fairly simple and when we checked in the man at the desk was really helpful telling us about places to eat. Once we can in, we were both tired so happily sat down and chilled out for the rest of the night with a very strong cup of ...