Travel Blogs from Austin
... is but when you follow that little line from Kingston to where we are now it really puts in perspective how far we have come and what we have accomplished! 3 kids, a trailer, 26 states in almost 4 months and the fact we're all still going is so huge! The flash cards have been a great way to learn each state capital and some interesting facts as well!
Myre-Big Island State Park in Albert Lea was our ...
Headed North along the Miss River which has been flooded bad enough to decar pats of Wisc disaster areas. Then from LaCrosse we went uphill into the wind all day and settled in a State Park in Minnesota. Nice little glacial lake but too small for Elbo Room. ...
8:00 PM 2/2 wind mill Tick tock
8:13 PM Great wind turbine pictures Josh! Where will you be stopping tonight?
8:15 PM Hudson maybe Tick tock
8:35 PM Spoof pic Tick tock
8:40 PM Now THAT is a cool picture!
8:45 PM Thanks Tick tock
8:48 PM where we ate - going to eat big trucks ...
Today I am heading into South Dakota and will slowly be making my way towards Mt Rushmore but first we had a short stopover in Austin, Minnesota to visit the Spam museum. This museum was the BIGGEST waste of time and it is literally all just devoted to Spam and the women working in this place are just crazy and just non stop offering you free samples of all ...
... meat-like substance, and interestingly enough a tasting is the one thing SPAM mecca does NOT offer its patrons. Gosh, I wonder why ….
That said, there was a strange protein-like substance mixed into last night’s dinner which I have a sneaking suspicion might have been turkey SPAM. Never have I been so grateful that one girl on our tour has a pork allergy which will prevent that sort of behavior getting any further out of control!