Travel Blogs from Saint Louis
Happy 15th Birthday Will!! Where did the time go? Our destination today has us exploring St. Louis. The Gateway Arch was a thrill. We rode up 630 feet in a pod to the top. We could see 30 miles around. A terrific way to spend the afternoon. For many years Will loved the Cardinal's catcher Yadier Melina. As a birthday treat we're headed to the Cardinals vs the Pirates ...
Four Midwestern states today (Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, and Missouri), endless fields of corn, car games, and we finally crossed the mighty Mississippi and arrived at the St. Louis Cardinals stadium. It was a sea of red and lots of fun, but the Cards lost to the Pirates. The arch ...
... them we settle in for a very civilised and deliciously well catered picnic. We were then treated to a balmy night with hot jazz served up by the Peter Martin quartet. Great muso's and great food- now where have I heard of that before?
The night is still fine as we head back to Mark's farm. Vanilla ice-cream and then climb into bed, ready for an early start to the airport in the morning.
... and has
toasted coconut sprinkled in the sauce. If you like coconut, this is your cake.
After dinner I walked around some more and got a pina colada from one of the
many shops on Bourbon Street. New Orleans at night affords many photo opportunities.
Saturday we walked over to Cafe du Monde for cafe au lait and beignets. The
last time we tried a couple different places for beignets and decided that we liked the
ones from Cafe du Monde best. ...
Not expecting much from St Louis, we were pleasantly surprised, although if it weren't for Laura and Nick, we would not have seen half of it. First and foremost, 'The Gateway Arch', wow! to have been built in 1963 and opened 1968, this 192m structure well ahead of it's time, features a lift, and doesn't look dated to this day. The fact that the sun was smiling down and hiding the brown murk of the ...
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