Travel Blogs from Saint Louis
Hello! Today we left the hotel in Independence Missouri, and we loved our little hotel room...so clean and convenient to KC downtown area(5 miles) and nice and quiet area at night. The free breakfast at the hotel was a great feature and we used their computer to print out our stubhub tickets for the game this evening and ballpark tour tomorrow in St. Louis.
WE took our time driving to St. Louis and stopped along the way at ...
... about our family online. John has done a lot of research on my mother’s side of the family, so we decided to stop here and meet and have dinner.
We had a really nice time. It was as if we had known each other all of our lives. So much to talk about and share. We talked nonstop ...
... met the Dalmatian mascot, Bud. The Meramac Caverns in Stanton, Missouri were beautiful......walked a mile through the caverns....half of it uphill.....more dang exercise. Missouri is a beautiful state....the northwestern portion in the foothills of the Osark mountains. Spending the night in Rolla, Missouri......heading towards Joplin ...
... the years which was amazing.
Hitting the road again we traveled for another few hours before going to Springfield to see the house of Abraham Lincoln which was good to see ( we couldn't get inside as the last tickets had gone).
Last bit of the journey was the last 100 miles to St Louis. From about 15miles out you can see the arch and the city sky line which is very impressive.
Arrived at out hotel changed and headed out for a meal at an Irish bar up the road.
... were glad we did it in the morning while we could.
There was also a skateless skate board park, a juggling show, indoor tree house and cage structures that you could crawl in which we did for several hours before deciding to call it a day. The kids said this was one of the most fun places they were ever at.
It was mid afternoon and we still had not had anything to eat since breakfast and since we had missed out on Kansas ...
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