Travel Blogs from Springfield
Springfield is a nice little city! Not very big, easy to get around in and very clean!
Started the day at the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum. The lady at the tourist information desk said it would take us 2 1/2 - 3 hours to tour. I thought she was crazy as I'm not a big museum fan, but she was right! It was super cool! We watched a …
Started our day leisurely with breakfast at the hotel, then off to Oktoberfest in Lee's Summit, MO. We didn't know what to expect. It was a nice little, family-focused festival. Michael has read that Lee's Summit is one of the top places to live in the US. It was a really nice town. Oktoberfest wasn't that big. Maybe the size of Dairy Day, so …
Kindness of strangers: we have to replace our holding tank valves (one bolt that is corroded inside the valve is keeping us from being able to simply remove the valve) and upon seeing us trying to work on it, two RV owners came over to offer assistance (one is a plumber, the other said we can
borrow any of his tools).
THEN, the campground manager set aside all of the pieces we need from his store and is ordering ...
... book a room ahead of time because we honestly didn't know how long we would be driving. We would have made it further than Altmont but there was driving rains for the last three hours of our trip and that meant slow going and when you combine that with the numerous road construction stints on I-70...it really added a lot of time to our trek. The super 8 was clean and the owner was a nice man who ran the establishment with his family. We were ...
Home of Abraham Lincoln, Springfield, Illinois is a very historic city. Had a relaxing day yesterday......resting up after the 8 1/2 hour drive on Sa************ing for St. Louis, Missouri today. This will be our fourth state. Ran into the Rabbit Ranch along the way.......Ian insisted on having a ride... Stopped at the ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Free parking
- Pets allowed