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... all using the name Amana and a second word. South Amana, East Amana, West Amana, North Amana, High Amana, and Middle Amana. The residents in the early days received housing, medical care, meals, schooling, etc.Jobs were assigned but no one received a wage.
We enjoyed walking the streets and looking in the shops. We had lunch in the Ox Yoke Inn and enjoyed a fine German dish of ...
... but heart warming and friendly to the core. Every stop brings a treat; full of conversation, interest and good wishes for us to keep safe on our travels. The Purple Onion in Annawan was a classic example - with the best home made apple pie in the county.
As the afternoon drew into the evening we got onto the interstate and crossed over “old man river” – the Mississippi. I’m glad that I was on blog duty ...
... weather forecast is not too good as storms are predicted along our path.
Our destination is Amana Colonies in Amana, IA. This is an historic German town that we stopped briefly on our trip to Alaska in 2012. The town closes up at 5:00 pm so we decided to come back and stay a few nights to check it out. More tomorrow on our venture into town.
I have included a short video of what we see as we head down the road. Enjoy.
... them, and dives head first into the burrow opening, but only comes up with dirt up his nose. I thought they were chipmunks, but they are thirteen-striped ground squirrels.
So tomorrow we will say good bye to the ground squirrels and corn fields. Oh wait, isn't Nebraska the CornHusker State.... Dang, more corn!
I'd like to forget that, although I'm retired, travel in an RV and go wherever the spirit leads us, there are still all those same old everyday things that need to be done. You know, those mundane chores that must be done at some point; cooking, cleaning, shopping, laundry, bill paying, RV and auto maintenance and on and on. There is no escaping it.
Other places to stay in Williamsburg
2211 U Ave., Williamsburg | 3 star hotelfrom $79
2185 U Avenue, Williamsburg | Hotelfrom $69
1708 N Highland Street, Williamsburg | 2 star hotelfrom $55
220 Hawkeye Dr., Williamsburg | 2 star hotelfrom $55
1708 N Highland Street, Williamsburg | Hotelfrom $99