Super 8 Macon
Travel Blogs from Macon
... feeling as to the challenges experienced by the explorers. The specimens collected by Lewis and Clark are still in existence today at the Smithsonian. After leaving the museum we continued our ride on NE 2 east to 29 south. This briefly brought us into Iowa and then Missouri. We headed towards St. Joseph with the intention of taking MO 36 E. to Macon. We grabbed lupper at Dino's diner in Camaron. The food was ...
We started our day with some extra time (thanks to driving late last night) and so we decided to head north to St. Joseph, Missouri. We have always wanted to see the Pony Express Museum so today seemed like a good day...
The museum is housed in the original pony express stables so part of the outside of the building looks just like a horse stable. After paying ...
... driving she told me to go to the parking section of the test. I pulled in to the parking spot no problem. I knew that if I hit one of the flags the test would be over. Backing in was a different story. I nearly avoided the flag by an inch. but it was on the parallel parking test that a true miracle struck. To this day I can't do it but for some reason I pulled right in no problem. The test was over and as I had feared she told me I was a bad driver, but I had passed the test by ...
... It is an amazing place. We saw the contents of the Tomb Of Tutunkamun. The jewes are priceless!!
We are staying in the Cecil Hotel in Alexandria where General Montgomery stayede during the Second World War. Alexandria is much smaller than Cairo and also cleaner. Looking out our window we can see the Mediterranean Sea!
This afternoon we are going to Al Alamain to the commeneration service which will be very ...
... tomorrow. This trip is starting to go by quicker and quicker. I know we have a lot or riding left, but the progress we've made is undeniable.
Distance: 81.68 mi - 2,348.96 total
Time: 06:21:34 - 160:02:50 total
Elevation Gain: 2,913 - 78,271 total
Av. Speed: 12.8 mph - 14.7 overall
Av. HR: 110 bpm - 127 overall
Calories: 5,460 - 154,848 total
Flat Tire Count:
Scott - 8
Stephen - 3
Mark - 2