Travel Blogs from Troy
The next day St. Louis was Mardi Gras central. On a scale that is what I would imagine 1/10th the debauchery of NOLA, St. Louis did it's best. The police even stopped me because they wanted to know why I was carrying around a box of Cheerios. They clearly aren't used to responsible adults you like to alternate their alcoholic drinks with something other than more alcohol.
Next stop Chi-town.
Spent in St. Louis: $75
Total Spent On Trip: $1150
... to do certain things, and budget your money, but more importantly do this - do something today! Anyone that wants success in this business will actually do something about it. You need to be truthful to yourself in regard to what you want to achieve. You need to do everything you can find success, including generating leads and marketing your business.
... of it during the morning hours.
The Old Courthouse, built during the Civil War, was the site of the local Dred Scott Decision. Remember your history classes? Dred Scott, a slave, unsuccessfully sued for freedom in 1857 even though he lived in a state that abolished slavery. The US Supreme Court upheld the decision that no person of African ancestry, slave or free, ...
We stayed overnight in a truck stop…first time in a while, actually. It’s funny to compare our experiences with staying in truck stops at the beginning of the season to now. Five months ago, it was still unknown and I felt a bit wary of staying overnight at a Pilot/Flying J…I never slept well because of the noise (well, that still happens) and I never quite felt safe. Nowadays, we park, cover the windshield for privacy, and settle in as though ...
After exhibits at the Abbey in Belleville Il.; Flavors Wine and Coffee Bar in Breese, Il.; Jacoby Art Gallery, Alton, Il.; the "Artz Tour de France" exhibit will have it's final showing at the Art on the Square gallery in Belleville, Illinois from now until the end of the year.
We have so enjoyed sharing our work and keeping our French art and travel experience alive for just a few more months. As ...