Holiday Inn Express Jefferson City
Travel Blogs from Jefferson City
The days are starting dwindle down!! 17 days until the big day!! Today I started organizing my stuff and slowly packing.... I am trying not to over pack! LOL I still have a few loose ends to finish up, and more packing and then I will be ...
... Governor is touting the 70 mph speed limit in Illinois? Well, it's 75 in Kansas. I also passed a strange sign for a museum, the OZ Museum in Wamego, KS. Makes sense, The Wizard of Oz was based on a girl from Kansas. Actually people say Dorothy was based on a girl in Bloomington, IL who was the niece of L. Frank Baum. I understand she's buried in Bloomington.
When I think of Abilene, I think of the old TV show, Rawhide. You ...
Motorcycle: Sheared windshield bolt extracted and new one installed. Motor oil, filter and primary oil changed. Replaced blown Brake light bulb. All this fun at 10,000 miles on the Chief. However, we are back on the road.
A cloudy, rainy start from Mizzou. Thankfully, we had the Mustang. Once we arrived in Buffalo, we ...
... even reaching our destination of St. Louis but still put down some miles. Interstate riding is boring but it came alive today with rain and an accident on the west bound lane in the rain. Traffic backed up at least a mile. Firefighters, ambulances and TV crews all on the scene. We are very glad to be finally in a dry room.
... of Missouri and accordingly the city is affected by this. The university is by far the largest employer and fully half the population has a Bachelor's education or higher.
Columbia is the birthplace of the Senior Senator from MO, Clair McCaskill. Sam Walton, the founder of Wal-Mart was born here too.
I've included some picture of historic and modern Columbia in this entry.
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking