Super 8 Collinsville/St. Louis
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... to where I started. The ferry had a 2 HP electric motor to pull it back and forth. We took lots of pictures. Then we were off to Bo's Hollow. Mom Lynn and son Mark seem to run the place. They have a "30's Gas station and a little village with a Barber shop, Post office, Telegraph office, General store, Jail and Smoke House that sold beef jerky. We took a tour of the property and shop were they restore Model A's. Right now Dave is working on restoring a Vicky. ...
... section and loved the statues.
I also spent 1/2 hr listening to an extremely interesting Art lecturer explaining the ...
... your head in. Every few miles we'd have to stop across a junction or take a turning, change roads and get back on Route 66. So every now and then it was a little shaky and we weren't quite sure which way to go - seeing as the trusty old satnav just kept wanting to take us back on to the interstate. Eventually we had to get back on 55 to drive in to St. ...
... something for him to eat, I think because its Monday most of the eateries
are closed. Anyway he finds a bar and
buys some sweet potato fries (never had them before) he reckons that sweet
potato is one of the healthiest things you can eat – until I point out that
they are deep fried, I tried one, not much to write home about and all it
tasted of was hot fat eewwww.
Up early and heading out ...
... doubled back 5 miles and found a road which led us all the way to the hotel door. It made the ride longer than we had hoped and the road was pretty hectic but looking back I think his advice was sound.
We only had one worrying moment on a very quiet section of industrial estate where a guy pulled us over to question what we were doing. His point was that we are in one of the most dangerous cities in the US and if we ...