Microtel Inn Dayton/Riverside
Travel Blogs from Kettering
Here we go -- leaving behind the snow and the fairy godcat, who will keep an eye on everything. We're on our way to our first overnight stop: Lenoir City, TN. Not much time to sightsee or learn about Lenoir -- our main destination after Cordele GA is Tampa, where we usually stop for service work at Lazy Days, a huge sales/service business for ...
... should we change money in the U.S. or wait until we get to Argentina and do it at the airport (or hotel?)
December 19: After (hopefully) a good night's sleep, a general tour of the city.
December 20: A Jewish tour of the city -- our guide received his graduate degree in the U.S., but is from Buenos Aires and is Jewish. In the evening, we plan to meet for dinner with others who are going on the same ...
... a National Parks pass refunded . . . Right!
Cheapest gas $2.99 in Missouri
Steepest gas $5.25 just outside Yellowstone Park
Total gallons of gas used 250???
Total bugs killed 1,348,251
Miles per gallon as bad as 30 as good as 45
Smiles per gallon . . . Unlimited
Maximum speed attained: classified
Traffic tickets received: 0
... very familiar and quite boring. I actually considered cutting east and then up through Louisville and then the back way past Cincinnati and the Ohio river but I was just ready to get home.
I arrived safely at my house around 3:30. I made dinner plans with Mike, unloaded the bike and took a long hot shower.
... the 7:40 showing of Gravity (in 3-D no less, told you I was pulling out all the stops), then ran across the street to a restaurant and asked them if I could get dinner in under 30 minutes. Mission accomplished! (See what I did there? It's a movie about space, and I said, "Mission Accomplished." Never mind.) The movie was very entertaining.
I can't wait to get home tomorrow!