Travel Blogs from Galesburg
I got up with the sunrise at the lake. It had been a couple days since I cleaned my dromedary so I emptied the water and refilled at the spigot. A lady came up and asked if I was going to be drinking it. She informed me that there was a sign somewhere that says not to drink the water because it hasn't been properly tested. I had already chugged a couple bottles last night and today. I figured the damage is done if I'm going to get sick from it. They should probably post the ...
... skin would be unable to handle the extreme cold temperatures! Really loved Chicago....it was a pity it was so cold because you really couldn't get out too much, so didn't get to do a lot of shopping...just a look around the malls etc, which were huge! Need lots of time and lots of money! I know I need to get some pictures up on here, but I have had limited time to get online...will do as soon as I can. Love to all my New Zealand family...miss you lots ...
Up early we set off to hire a car. With the plan to head up the quad cities and stay there overnight. Unfortunately for us all the small cars were hired out so we had to take a bigger car altering our plans. So after an hour to finally hiring a car we also made one guys day before we left he had never met an Australian before and he got to meet two in one day. So we set off on a day trip headed up the highway to the quad ...
... Ag area and I'm sure lots of feed lots but haven't seen any yet. Drove 220 miles to get down south farther toward St. Louis (fly out on Sat.) Jim for job and me to ft. Lauderdale
Drove to a state campground next to the Mississippi-ugh pit toilets, no shower (we haven't showered in a couple of days) and overall yucky vibe. Found out about a city campground 12 miles north in Keithsburg, Illinois. Tired ...
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The first two schools (one had two performances scheduled in their gym for different grades) were a lot of fun…the kids were into it, the teachers were into it and J.P. left a lot of folks laughing. The last place before lunch was called Abilities Plus, a work program for disabled adults. John did a shorter version of his program for them and then Jodi treated ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed