Econo Lodge Terre Haute
Travel Blogs from Terre Haute
We have left Missouri, drove all across Illinois and lighted in Terre Haute, Indiana for one night on our way to Indianapolis. Last night we went out for dessert with Rich's cousin, John, to a St. Louis landmark called Ted Drewes. It is a ...
... black with "Tattoo Equipment & Supplies" stencilled on the side....a bright yellow mini firetruck from Funkstown parked in the middle of rte 70 there to pull it out.
Nay says to add tge world's biggest knitting needle is here, as well as the biggest golf tee , yah, in the whole world.
On our way to St Louis t,hen the great big endless void that is Kansas
Today was a two city day....and we did fairly well with it...haha. Well, except for the pesky part about crossing a state line and being in the midst of a time change. Which we didn't realize. Until we were on our way to the second city and got a call from the sponsor asking when he could expect us. Thankfully, we were only 10 minutes late, so they were completely fine and laughed with us when we explained what happened.
The sponsors (Clinton Fire Dept.) took us to a ...
It's 6pm and we're in Lafayette, IN at a Culver's. Hoping to connect with some friends who live out here. Tomorrow is another newspaper interview here in town, but not much else. Thankfully the friends here are also clowns, so maybe between John and them, they can do some street performing to advertise the circus.
Also heard from the circus office in Oklahoma...they have promotional materials ready for us to pick up next week. YES!!!
... border crossing into Illinois. Although a small town, Brazil apparently has birthed a lot of famous people including
- Jimmy Hoffa - teamster boss. Whereabouts unknown
- Orville Redinbacher - Popcorn magnate
- Jordan Star - Porn Actress who starred in "Innocent Until Proven Filthy 4." I guess the first three just weren't enough. Kind of like Star Wars.