Travel Blogs from Granite City
... pleasantries and asked where ya'll were from. I went on to explain that we were touring ballparks and had just left KC and headed to St. Louis. She smiled and said, "I beg your pardon" So I said, we are on vaycayshun. She said, "oh, that's nice, enjoy!". LOL. WE got out to the car and Bryan said, "you talk to fast, she had no idea what you were saying". Giddyup!
Bryan was able to complete his set of the beer goblet ...
... grandmothers and the rest of the family. I am so glad we stopped to visit with them.
Last night we stayed in a campground with railroads tracks nearby. Tonite we are in a flight path of the St. Louis airport. Makes it tough to sleep. We will be glad to get home and in our own bed where it is ...
We are backtracking to St. Louis today (about 1/2 hour) in order to visit the Budweiser Brewery and see the Clydesdale horses...... The brewery is HUGE.....finally got up close and personal with a Clydesdale....they are a magnificent specimen of the equine family. The stables they are housed in had stained glass windows and a ...
You'll find the full text of Jack London's Story here:
If you prefer to read it in chinese, please do. Just check it out!
... to the process was inefficient. On June 1, 1878, William applied for Patent 207543 to improve the efficiency whereby a pattern could be applied to enamelware while the enamel was still wet simply by placing a thin piece of paper with an oxidized pattern on top of it. The paper would fall off in the drying process and the pattern was embedded. The brothers' pattern made the utensils resemble granite. The resulting product was enormously popular.
Here is a ...
Other places to stay in Granite City
3236 W Chain of Rocks Road, Granite City | 1 star hotelfrom $65