Travel Blogs from Sheffield
We arrived in Kewanee earlier than we had planned, so we stopped for dinner, did some winter clothes shopping at a thrift store, and attempted to find wi-fi without having to stop at a McDonald’s again. The library, a BEAUTIFUL Carnegie building, had wi-fi but it was for folks who have library cards there, which didn’t work for me. But thankfully, once we talked to the sponsor contact, Jodi, we ...
... was higher than our limit, so the card was declined and they said they wouldn't be able to run it again for 24 hours. I told them that wasn't the amount I was quoted on the phone and their response was simply shrugging their shoulders and saying there wasn't anything else they could do. They don't accept debit cards, checks, or cash, so if you don't have a credit card or if they try to charge you more than your credit card can ...
... is obviously getting us back on the road, but also making sure we're safe. We're so thankful to be working for this circus; they've made this debacle a lot easier and less stressful to deal with.
So now we're heading back to the RV in a little bit (we're nabbing wi-fi from the JCPenney in the mall) to pack our lives up and to figure out how to corner Griffin and get him into his cat carrier. Believe me when I say this will be the ...
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 ...
... to have
some. I’m still not sure what kind of
meat it was (Lauren didn’t eat hers) but it tasted OK. It also contained some kind of weird corn
that when I first saw it floating in my bowl, I mistook for animal brain.
After she tried to sell Lauren some honey which she made us
both try, the restaurant owner sent us on our way, pointing us in the opposite
direction we had come in, a sneaky shortcut apparently. We followed the ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed