Days Inn - Vandalia
Travel Blogs from Vandalia
... slices of haloumi, dredged in flour. Once melted, they are put together with a diamond of roasted peeled red pepper to make a starter to our WFO dinner.
Dough punched down and rested then shaped into pizzas to be cooked directly on the white-hot base of the oven. Provolone adds a piquancy to the fresh mozzarella. The tomato sauce base and fresh basil make it the best margarita I've had. The next ...
... for help. Some of the crew guys came to the rescue and mounted it back into place again. I actually had to count the tickets inside the tent instead of at the gate because the wind was so bad.
But all in all, it was a lovely, lovely day. Which is good because we’ve had a string of not so good days lately which was making life on the road pretty tedious. Getting closer to friends and family in Indiana, Ohio and Michigan is definitely helping ...
... not get there until 1 pm. ****. Eventually the guy realized I wasn't leaving because I did not trust the tire and besides that I had nowhere to go. Once he found out more about my trip I think I gained some cycling "cred" and.he warmed up a bit. He called his mechanic who came in early and got my new tire mounted, balanced and back on the bike. By 1 pm ...
... is a derelict industrial zone we finally found the Arch parking deck. The Arch is very impressive. The National Park Service runs a museum below the Arch Plaza. The museum traces the settlement of the West Starting with the Lewis and Clark Expedition. The museum's gallery is circular. There are date timelines across the ceiling. On the walls they have key facts concerning the evolution of western expansion and US history, including but not limited ...
I keep wondering if I should slow down and smell the roses. It's just too damned expensive. I had to call off New Orleans. I have re-done my plans. Now I head east. Just east.
After my last entry, I had intended to drive across the length of Kansas and then south through Arkansas and into Louisiana. The first problem is that ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking