Travel Blogs from Sheffield
Crossing the Ohio River brought us to the southern tip of Illinois. Within the first two hours of roaming the forested regions of our own state we encountered seven cars along the side of the interstate held temporary hostage by flashing red and blue lights. Most of the situations occurred with undercover police cars, one resembling Lorraine. After two weeks on the road we barely witnessed any traffic stops except for a few accidents during ...
... lacking excitement. Prior to my exit onto I-39 I came upon a pickup truck with a very excited sandy colored lab, her head held over the edge of the truck bed, high in the breeze. The pups ears flopped in the wind as the sloppy tongue battered against the rush of the sweet ride. For a brief moment I sensed an attachment to this dog's current emotions, our minds both filled with a guaranteed excitement about our road trip. I sped up next to the bed of the truck so I could ...
... pretty wildflowers and
birdlife, including woodpeckers and two tone green parakeets, plus amazing
views to give me an excuse for a rest.
Stuck to my guns and suffered for it, not arriving until
about 10am after 4 hours constant climbing – certainly felt like the 2nd
deepest canyon in the world at that point and was devastated to find it was
still another ½ hour ...
... s Deli in Ann Arbor, MI) on the menu, so we ordered an appetizer of that with an assortment of bread to eat it on. A few kids from the morning programs were there with their parents, so J.P. made them balloons.
Next up was a Catholic school, where they brought in K-8th grade for the program…we were a little nervous about 6th-8th grade since his program isn’t geared toward their age ...
... 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 ...
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- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking
- Pets allowed