Quality Inn Kewanee
Travel Blogs from Kewanee
... on the busy freeways. Normally, I would use these observations to imply negative connotations to the state of Illinois but I am certain there is something I do not understand that limits validity and importance in what is only my opinion.
Entering Illinois we stopped for a short restroom break where I was almost run down by a lady in motorized wheelchair as we raced through the convenience store. We didn't stop for another break ...
... back to her place this morning which is about an hour away. She is returning later with the kids to stay. Its Tonya's birthday today! Vikki is leaving to fly home in another few hours. We will be here until the 12th Jan and then we will be heading back on the big train to Washington DC and then another train to Newport news in Virginia. Hopefully no break downs this time! In one part of the country they were advising people not to even go outside ...
... br> We pub crawled around Cherry street having some nachos (with cheese sauce not cheese - gross) but that didn't deter us from our $2 or $3 gin and tonic and vodka sodas. We made some local friends Matt and Matt who could not believe we were in Galesburg. Everybody kept asking if we were going to Knox college.
After a big night we spend the following day in bed watching tv getting up only to have breakfast. Then again to have ...
... and another three after the break.
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 ...
We drove from Ohio to Crawfordsville Indiana, 271 miles on Thursday the 27th. The next day we arrived in Galesburg at the Campground on Friday and did a little shopping. The next day, Saturday, we visited Patti's father (who is 91) and sister and other family members. While the visit was brief, it was a pleasant day and a nice stop before heading on towards Iowa. Drove 273 miles today and 215 yesterday.
Total miles so far 1933.
- Continental Breakfast
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Free parking
- Pets allowed