Quality Inn Kewanee
Travel Blogs from Kewanee
... I carry everything in my bags.". He said to grab a couple ears of sweet corn out of the back of his truck. He had just come from picking it. He was also a truck driver and he told me that he's going to Maine too, but it'll take him 3 days, we laughed. As I was about 10 miles from town, I heard a familiar clicking from a road bike coming up behind me. A cyclist named Jeff rode next to me on the empty street. He was was a redhead, probably about 40 years old, ...
... route 80 through Illinois and will enter Iowa tomorrow. We're on our way to visit the Badlands in South Dakota, and Yellowstone Park thereafter. With the route we're taking, it seems that between here and South Dakota, there is not much worth seeing. We could be wrong of course, but it seems it will be a weekend of mostly driving.
... new eyes – not to see but to understand. They say the ship is safe in the harbor but when the docks are rickety it’s the thrill of the adventure of foreign places that provide comfort. For each greeting your life is a clean slate without a past subject to judgment. Mountains to seas, prairies to swamps, rolling hills and flatlands – you drive onward, void of intimidation. After all, maybe it really is the harbor you fear the ...
So we had a quick camper breakfast and got on the road at 9:00 am. As expected, it's flat farmlands but not as flat as we all imagined. Still beautiful. The Heartlands of America.
Some rough weather in Illinois. Glad to be out of that state for several reasons. Finally made it to Iowa where there was lots of corn and even more windmill farms.
Quick stop for ...
... 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 ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Free parking
- Pets allowed