Travel Blogs from Moline
There is a dream always occors to me.The dream show me the Pyramids i'm so curious about this.For that i buy a new book and decide to sleep in this place with my sheep and jacket,
Today is a little bit cold so i use the book to be the pillow and put on my jacket.
The desert was cold in night and hot in day,i have to go fast and take care of my
When the sun rose ,before I go to ...
... drove through North Dakota, South Dakota, tracked through a very Northern Tip of Nebraska into Iowa then onto Illinois. We arrived in Moline, Illinois at about 6pm on a Saturday night only to find that the Quad Cities (Davenport, Iowa - Moline, Illinois - Rock Island, Illinois - Bettendorf, Iowa) were hosting and extra 25 000 people in the city for one of North America's largest Marathons. The cities where nearly booked out. Luckily a nice bloke at one of the motels we ...
... farm equipment such as a fully robotic tractor. The robot tractor is GPS-guided, and has over 10 million lines of code. In comparison the software for the space shuttle control had only 2 million lines. We also saw a combine with GPS systems and automatic harvesting: just drive around the edge of the field, and it will automatically drive back and forth across the field, even collecting data on the crops it harvests. ...
... listened to the new Alton Brown podcast and two good This American Life's, including the show's 500th episode, which highlighted some of the producers' favorite moments from the show's history.
We stopped for lunch in Lincoln, Nebraska. Got Jimmie Johns, gassed up, got some snacks, and hit the road again. Andy drove the last 4 1/2 shift and I don't know why, maybe because we just kept talking and talking, ...
Stopped at a Resort Parks International (RPI) Park overnight - probably one of the nicest places we've ever been - and only $10 a night!
A lovely campground in true resort style. Wristbands are handed out at check-in, and with a wrist band, you can use one of their many paddle boats or canoes on the little lake that ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed