Ramada Springfield North
Travel Blogs from Springfield
Kindness of strangers: we have to replace our holding tank valves (one bolt that is corroded inside the valve is keeping us from being able to simply remove the valve) and upon seeing us trying to work on it, two RV owners came over to offer assistance (one is a plumber, the other said we can
borrow any of his tools).
THEN, the campground manager set aside all of the pieces we need from his store and is ordering ...
... City. We made two more fun stops on our way. First was this fantastic little spot in a town called Kingdom City, Missouri. The store was called Nostalgiaville and it was full of all kinds of memorabilia from the 50's and 60's and 70's and even the 80's. Very fun to walk around in there. We bought some postcards but really enjoyed walking around and reminiscing with all the Elvis, Lucille Ball, Beatles, Mickey Mouse...and on and on kind of ...
... Rocks Bridge in Madison, Illinois......quite the hike to the middle, starting to get the exercise I was hoping for....LOL The St Louis Arch is quite impressive, but we had to climb 64 steps to get to the entrance of the museum at the base......more exercise.....My plan is to drop 20 pounds during this trip.....wish me ...
The weather was a bit better today. A chilly 12 to start but sunny and went as high as 26 this afternoon. Lots and lots of straight boring roads with more corn fields! There were a couple of other crops, but we were not sure what they were. Appartently the state produces a lot of soybean, so maybe that was what we saw. Not many trees in this state. Crop ...
... got to sit in it :) he had pins on maps from all the people who had ever stopped and I was the first from belfast in quite a few years! Heading towards Pontiac it was like Roberts idea of heaven......tractors galore! They seemed to be having a tractor run and I even had the privilege of going around to see all the excellent machinery there was to offer lol i jest as it was quite cool but don't tell Robert that! ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility