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NE > IA > MO > KS > MO > IL > IN That's everywhere we've been today in order, therefore Missouri is listed twice. Kansas was just a 10 mile detour so we could add another state to our list. :) Well, I have to say that I miss the scenery of Wyoming and Nebraska. What I deemed boring yesterday was actually way more interesting than today because at least it was different than what I know. Missouri has a familiarity that the previous states did not. Now we're seeing the same trees and ...
Linda decided to stay with the RV, do laundry and read -- kind of like a day off since she had little interest in the Dayton museums and did not want to stand on her feet all day. This has been a long trip and we will be glad to get back to beds that don't move.
I headed for the Aviation Trail Interpretive Center in Dayton, OH, It is the place where Orville and Wilbur Wright had one of there Bicycle Shops. ...
... the Oregon "O" but they really got the color wrong.
Directions to the KOA were accurate and we set up the trailer and will do some shopping tonight at a Kroger's -- just like home. The temperature is in the low 90'sF with a humid feel - people around here like it and say this is normal for summer. I like our air conditioning.
We checked out after a big breakfast and got to the Air and Space museum just before it opened. The museum is free but they kind of soak you $15 for parking. The museum has some fantastic aeronautical static displays. The girls weren't into it too much, especially when we didn't find Abe the space monkey here either. After that we got on the road for home, sights pretty much over. Pennsylvania driving ...
... city. Lucas Stadium, home to the Indianapolis colts, is a very impressive structure. After weaving our way through the city, we finally found the state fairgrounds which is essentially located in the heart of a residential/commercial area. The state fair commission provide specific motorcycle parking, which is literally located at the furthest corner of the parking lot away from the main entrance. The first thing we saw upon entering ...
Other places to stay in Oxford
5190 College Corner Pike, Oxford | 2 star hotelfrom $86
6 East Sycamore Street, Oxford | Hotelfrom $101
5056 College Corner Pike, Oxford | 2 star hotelfrom $98
351 N Fisher Dr, Oxford | Hotelfrom $79