Super 8 Bowling Green
Travel Blogs from Bowling Green
... did not know that Mark Twain had written so many books and that he drew so much from his childhood experiences and as an adult researching by going/doing. Also his families history gave a great insight into life at that time. fascinating stuff! There were also several other houses in the downtown area that were lived in by people when Samuel lived there and found their way into his books.
While I was in the 'gallery' I met a group of Australians who were also following ...
... tear through the whole ceremony. After she was baptized the priest took her from her mom and walked down the center aisle of the church and the little girl smiled at everyone.
When mass ended we went back to our room and rested for a while, it was a bit warm and humid and Dave didn’t feel like going out. After a brief rest I went back to the quilt shop to look for ...
... several of the local attractions. The trolley took us to the Mark Twain Cave, Sawyer's Creek, Rockcliffe Mansion and of course the trolley depot. He also suggested side trips we can take on our own.
We drove back out to the cave. Mark Twain Cave documentation says the cave was discovered in the winter of 1819-1820 when Jack Simms and his dog when on a hunting trip. His dog chased a panther, which a sport in those days, into a small opening on the side of ...
... right by the stage close to the band.
I walked around the boat and took a few pictures then went and sat down again to enjoy the music. The 5 piece band was great. About ½ hour after the boat left the dock the buffet dinner was served. Green and pasta salads, rolls, (yummy)green beans, broiled chicken breast, and roast beef. After the meal a dessert was brought to our tables; brownie with whipped cream and chocolate sauce.
Buffet tables ...
... in frequency in Missouri so the ride got more interesting. But the wind picked up. When I got scoff the bike I felt like I was still moving after being buffeted by the wind all day.
The ride turned out to be a lot of fun and I plan to stay on 36 east tomorrow to see where it takes me.
Routes: 36 E
hotel: Quality Inn
Route 36: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/U.S._Rout e_36