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Travel Blogs from Galesburg
... side of a fence and saw me. Luckily, they didn't seem to care. I set everything up and sat down for a while to write. I heard a loud sneezing sound and looked up to see a deer staring right at me only 20 feet away. I guess she didn't know I was there and was startled. I wasn't welcome. She did the aggressive sneezing sound at me for about 5 minutes as she slowly made her way into the forest. Later in the night, I woke to more sneezing near my tent. I figured I was safe inside ...
... back to her place this morning which is about an hour away. She is returning later with the kids to stay. Its Tonya's birthday today! Vikki is leaving to fly home in another few hours. We will be here until the 12th Jan and then we will be heading back on the big train to Washington DC and then another train to Newport news in Virginia. Hopefully no break downs this time! In one part of the country they were advising people not to even go outside ...
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 ...
Driving into Bushnell was wildly nostalgic for us...we used to drive here every summer for a music festival that John's old band played. The festival was a week long, on a pig farm out of town, and brought in thousands upon thousands of people. My last festival was in 2004, John's was 2005, and the festival folded just a year or two ago after a long run.
That being said, I didn't recognize a lot of the downtown...haha. I ...
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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 ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility