Travel Blogs from Moline
It rain last night and the car were wet this morning but they all started OK. The day started out cloudy and then cleared for a while and then clouded and rain and then clear again. It got to 91 today and little warm. My engine got a little warn today and had to add water. We drove on some great roads with beatuful scenery. We stopped at Breitbach's ...
... take a tour, but we were too early in the day so we had to be content to view from the outside. This house was of particular interest to Fred since he taught architecture in the high school and enjoys the works of Wright.
Just across Springfield from the Westcott House was Hartman's Rock Garden. What started out small in 1932 by Harry Hartman who used stones to accent his garden, has grown into a stone folk art display with a ...
Morning Odometer read is 115 469
Drove about 84 miles today stopping in Rockford, Illinois at Jumers to kill a little time. No need to get to HWH in Moscow, Iowa, too soon!! Staying in their parking area for RVs, electric hookup only tonight. ...
... spanning 45 feet...can you imagine how long the auger is to saddle up to your truck to unload....he watched them paint them with robots too!
The other big employer in town is the army
While he was busy with the tour Nic and I toured about the quaint downtown shops, with a special stop at the candy/fudge shop infamous in the county "Lagomarcinos" ....the best caramel!
The evening we enjoyed a visit ...
... gift shop you have ever seen. Needless to say I had to be drug out skidding heels blistering the pavement! Mostly no snow on the ground the first day but more as we travel eastward..temperatures around freezing but glorious sunshine.
tonight we rest our heads at our niece Nicole, Allan and little Liam's. They have a beautiful home in Bettendorf on the Missippippi. Tomorrow we will see the area with ...
Other places to stay in Moline
6902 27th st, Moline | 3 star hotelfrom $59
1415 River Drive, Moline | 3 star hotelfrom $111
5450 27th St., Moline | 2 star hotelfrom $66
6920 27th St., Off Airport Road and US-6 W, Moline | 2 star hotelfrom $49
2501 52nd Avenue, Moline | Hotelfrom $43
4600 53rd Street, Moline | 3 star hotelfrom $122
2450 69th Avenue, Moline | 2 star hotelfrom $112
101 18th Street, Moline | 2 star hotelfrom $117
2705 48th Avenue, Moline | 2 star hotelfrom $111
2600 52nd Ave., Moline | 2 star hotelfrom $106
2550 52nd Avenue, Moline | 2 star hotelfrom $94
2721 69th Avenue Court, Moline | 2 star hotelfrom $104