Super 8 Rock Falls
Travel Blogs from Rock Falls
... went west. For most of the drive to Annawan, Illinois, we had lots of rain so we have not much to report, and probably will not for a few days. We were going to visit the Indiana Dunes State Park, just east of Gary, Indiana, but, because of the rain, bypassed the Chicago metropolitan area as much as possible.
... on the busy freeways. Normally, I would use these observations to imply negative connotations to the state of Illinois but I am certain there is something I do not understand that limits validity and importance in what is only my opinion.
Entering Illinois we stopped for a short restroom break where I was almost run down by a lady in motorized wheelchair as we raced through the convenience store. We didn't stop for another break ...
... sightseeing was less than overwhelming so if we did see a prisoner with a hostage it would be the highlight of the trip.
After twenty minutes of napping I was ready to get the wheels moving again. I would need to find a working gas station very soon. According to the map there were some towns up ahead that seemed promising. As my co-pilot continued to nap, Lorraine and I tried to devour the culture of eastern Arkansas. Even the search engines of the internet ...
... about 7pm, which was completely understandable.
We met the fire chief, Rob, who loves the circus and asked us lots of questions about our job. It’s so nice to hang out with folks who geek out about your job with you…Rob recommended a restaurant around the corner from the station, but also said the station was buying pizza that night and we were welcome to join them.
John got started around 9am today and I opted to stay back at the RV. They went to a ...
Stopped at a Resort Parks International (RPI) Park overnight - probably one of the nicest places we've ever been - and only $10 a night!
A lovely campground in true resort style. Wristbands are handed out at check-in, and with a wrist band, you can use one of their many paddle boats or canoes on the little lake that ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking