Super 8 Dixon
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- Wheelchair accessibility
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The last two and one half hours of our trip was the closest to silence we discovered the entire vacation. The night was no longer young and our eyelids heavy when nearing Bureau County. As we slowed for the approaching intersection of Route 40 and Highway 92 a field east of the road had been overtaken by a couple dozen deer. Lorraine’s headlights shone perfectly on their large brown bodies approaching the ditch. My ...
So we had a quick camper breakfast and got on the road at 9:00 am. As expected, it's flat farmlands but not as flat as we all imagined. Still beautiful. The Heartlands of America.
Some rough weather in Illinois. Glad to be out of that state for several reasons. Finally made it to Iowa where there was lots of corn and even more windmill farms.
Quick stop for ...
... the sign welcoming us to Arkansas, but all of the anticipation soon wore away upon realizing Arkansas appeared to be the twin sister of Missouri.
Once the sun broke and the light shone down on the landscape we received a better view of the “Natural State.” This “better view” only confirmed the normal typecast…this state was long, flat, and boring. For unknown reasons Google Maps preferred taking us down the back roads --maybe it was ...
... the lot only to find out that Becky, the show's aerialist, had been in an accident with the truck and trailer she drove...a woman in a car cut her off at the last second and her vehicle jack-knifed as she tried to avoid hitting the car. Becky's okay, but the truck isn't salvageable, so our mechanics are spending part of their day off stripping the truck of anything they need and junking it and the musicians are testing their equipment (which had been in the trailer) to see if it ...
... to see Al's dog, Ella, who had some pretty serious health issue a month ago, but was recovering nicely.
After stopping in a few more shops, we left the downtown to Al and drove out to a few other pockets of town that we hadn't hit yesterday. By 11:45a, we had done everything we could so we met up with Al at Ziggie's, a local diner near the fairgrounds, for lunch. There were a couple of families eating near us, so when we were done, ...