University Plaza Hotel and Convention Center
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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... which is our minimum goal each day so we're very p,eased with our progress. Tomorrow we plan to leave VERY early so we'll be able to get out and do some site seeing.
Tomorrow we should hit Oklahoma, Texas and land in Arizona... At least that's the plan! Lol! I'll post more as we go although I don't know that I'll be able to on a daily basis but I plan to at least once or twice a week!
Miss you all!!
Paul and ...
Visiting our friends Dionne, Andy and Squirt has been the highlight of our trip. We headed south out of St. Louis on the I-44 before getting off and exploring some rural routes in the Ozarks.
The rain was persistent and visibility was limited but the drive was still beautiful.
As we got closer the GPS took us off the rural route and onto some smaller roads. I ...
... to endure all that lives, breathes, and happens on the little lines on that map. Most of it has been wondrously amazing and filled with a spirit that transcends miles above what I could ever accomplish. The lines on that beloved map are also getting just a bit shorter every day. Just a bit shorter, but I'm doing my best.
What carries me is the notion that I may in some way be helping people. That notion ...
The Best Western Springfield served up a basic breakfast. Mark tucked into his sausage patties and scrambled eggs, I decided to stick to the toast!!
We successfully managed to get onto Route 66 quite quickly and made our way towards the state line into Oklahoma State.
We stopped to look around a little antiques store called Whitehall Mercantile in Halltown. After talking to the owner, Dr. White, he said that ...
... when it was built in the 60's the Americans were less, erm...... Chubby! It was a tad cosy! We shared our capsule with a lovely lady called Joyce. She was on a coach tour across Route 66 and was from Boston (Massachusetts). Joyce and I did NOT enjoy the journey up. Mark found it fascinating and kept looking down at the mechanics whilst Joyce and I covered our eyes!! We eventually got to the top after what felt a very long 4 minutes and exited ...