Travel Blogs from Columbia
... looking online for hours of the nearby wineries in the brochure, a trend appeared: website invalid, winery closed, again and again. Only one appeared nearby and open: Serenity Valley Winery. Rural Missouri, down a blacktop road with fantastic hills and curves, on the edge of a lake/pond. Fun fact: Missouri has no natural lakes.
Upon arrival, we realized that ...
... the capitol building would be a great spot to get some photos. Per usual, I missed the sunset - it happens so fast! But I did get some great dusk and night photos of the building.
As it got darker, the wind picked up and then lightning started, just beyond the capitol to the northwest. I had my tripod out, ...
My brother John has more intuitive and experienced knowledge of vehicles than anyone I know. I was eager to take my van to him so he could get his hands on it and check it out. He parked her in his cool garage and began his examination. The cruise control is not working, and he ruled out a fuse issue. He took the lower dash panel off to examine the things one would find there and deemed them good. We enjoyed the ...
My favorite sister works in downtown Jefferson City. This morning she picked me up on her way to work so I could use the van to get to the train station and not have to have worry about someone picking up my car. She met me to pick her van back up and wished me farewell. Now I'm sitting on a train, following the Missouri River mostly as the track winds it's way to St. Louis. Once in St. Louis I will catch ...
... the Reids made daily – and sometimes multiple trips in a day trips to the Boone Regional Hospital in Columbia, which is a 40-minute drive from Owen’s hometown of Moberly. Spending time with Grandpa was at the top of everyone’s priority list, and allowed for quite a bit of family time, albeit not the way we would have planned to spend it. Babysitting Owen’s cousins Reid (2 ½ years old) and Slaton (6 months ...
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- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
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