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They say you go into post-vacay blues but this is not true for us! We are quite happy.
I very much enjoyed going to a new place (Chile) and going back after 5 years Argentina & Uruguay.
I feel a sense of relief. I longed to go back as soon as the last trip ended. But now I do not feel that anymore.
Unfortunately Nick has a bit of a cold. He had one when we left and now when we got back. Poor thing. I really hope I'm not next.
I feel very ...
... episodes, not sure if I really wanted to listen to everything. I ended about 2 hours from the Iowa border and was pretty bummed. Very engrossing if you haven't listened to it yet.
I got in a lot later than I expected--almost 7:30pm. Luckily there was a Perkins like right next to the hotel so I ran over to get a salad. Meh. I had hoped that I could catch Expedition Unknown on the Travel Channel but no luck there. I fell asleep a little after 9.
... of the condition of the on/off ramps kept us going, though slooooowly.
Other than that, I saw a car manufacturing plant in Flint with the most smoke stacks ever, I had my first crossing of the mighty Mississippi River (maybe at its most narrow point at Le Clair, IL), saw loads of farms in Iowa, drove my first two hours of the trip, and witnessed Bob master the new iExit app on my phone to find the best hotel here in the lovely Des Moines, Iowa. Oh yeah, and finished at +3 ...
We kept a rough list of all the Wildlife we saw on our journey, using tally marks to try to give a numerical idea. The Denali list is separate as is the list from our Kenai Fjords Cruise. No idea why, it just is!
Black Bears 9
Sandhill Cranes 5
Moose more than 13
Stone Sheep 20
Rocky Mountain Sheep 6
Buffalo 10 + and a herd or 50 or more ...
We left Lohrville at 6:15 am. Realized our camper was trying to blow apart in Grand Forks. Repaired with Gorilla tape. Picked up rivet gun and flashing for more permanent repair in Lakota. Arrived at Haybale Heights about 6pm. Supper at casino STARTING MILEAGE 4069.5fueled at Stateline Casino$124 32.13 gal 4433.5