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Travel Blogs from Shelbina
... was a blessing in disguise. Owen was able to spend more time with his grandfather, and family in general, than he likely would have if everyone was in good health. Top 5 moments:
- Hayley driving in the U.S. (both with a passenger and by herself)
- Shooting guns at Owen’s house on the 'range’ that Jordan and Bill made
- Bratcher’s (local grocery store) employee remembering that Hayley bought puff ...
... of the rode and there happened to be a guy waiting there to talk to us about what we were doing. He was a health teacher at the local middleschool/highschool. It turns out he had ridden a bike across the country and wanted to find out more about what we are doing. They talked for quite a while and he offered us his house to stay at for the night. We still had quite a ways to go until we could call it a day but what a generous offer. He gave us his ...
... We were pleasantly surprised...LOTS of friendly people here, many of whom comfortably settled into chatting with us about the show and how excited they are that it's coming to their town. Everyone took the flyers, everyone said they'd hang them in their windows, and we felt a bit like celebrities by the time our walkaround was done.
Just goes to show you can't always pre-judge a town by it's tiny population or rural-ness (word? I don't think so, but just go with it...).
... 36 is an excellent highway. It is straight with gentle Rolling hills which gives you the sensation of being on a roller coaster, obviously depending on your speed. We are spending the night at the comfort inn. Once again the hotel clerk was shocked to learn that we are from New Jersey. Spending the night in Macon NE, about three hours from St. Louis. Hope to make it there before the weather changes for the worse. 275 +/- ...
... about the telegraph and finally, a small gift shop. We enjoyed the museum. We took some pictures in the park across the street and then drove through town. We found another pony express statue so we stopped for a few pictures and then were on our way. St. Joseph really didn't have much else to offer.
We drove from St. Joseph to Pilot Grove, MO where we went to ...
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- Adjoining Rooms
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking