The Broad View Inn & Suites
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... till it got a little later. I made some food at the 7-eleven picnic table and plugged my phone into their wall outside. A man pulled up in his car and asked me some questions about my route. He had biked these parts quite a bit and gave me some suggestions. When I pulled out my map, he jumped up on the picnic table and walked on top of it to my side. This was a flimsy plastic table, so it bowed under his weight. When he was done showing me the route he hopping back up and ...
Made it to Knoxville, which was an unbelievable drive on the motorways...minus 40 degrees outside, which I think is about 23 below zero New Zealand speak! Matts moms house is surrounded by snow and it is bitterly cold outside.....really really cold!!! Went down to the store a little while ago...its a really small place, so not a lot to do apart from stay inside and keep warm. Its been great to have Matts family together. Tonya stayed with the kids ...
After a delayed train due to 'mechanical reasons' we were on our way to little old Galesburg, Illinois. After arriving close to 6 pm we wandered into town with our packs to find us some accommodation. The closest accommodation was a hotel a ten minute walk from the station so we turned up and took their cheapest room for the night. Now their cheapest room was less than what we paid for hostels we have stayed in and we shared a king ...
... girls who act like they're afraid of clowns VERY LOUDLY and a man in a store who couldn't wrap his head around John not being embarrassed about being a clown. Hah. The folks at the library were really nice and the gas at Casey's was the cheapest we've seen in awhile ($3.49/gal).
We took off around 11:30am for Carthage, IL and drove through cornfields for an hour...I definitely prefer that to the outskirts of Chicago!
Weather Start Cloudy and 22C 4pm Sun and 30C 7pm 22C
The Good highlights of the day were a) visiting Ulysses S Grant's home in Galena ILand touring the very beautiful town and b) having some one stop to see if I was OK when I was stopped to take a picture of the Welcome to Illinois sign. He then offered to take my picture by the sign. Nice guy biker too so we talked bike talk for w ...