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So we left the very nice Super 8 in Lincoln, IL around 9 am. Finally a warm morning. No rain gear or heated gear today. It went up to 20 degrees for most of the day, but I found it a bit chilly on the highway at times because it was a cloudy all day. Lincoln is near route 66, which we would like to ride, but the road is very bad in spots and takes a lot longer to ride. We rode through the remainder of the state of Illinois, going through another Springfield (I think ...
... and Sunbury, OH. However, after it hooks up with I-72, I am taking the interstate only to make time. I do prefer the secondary roads.
Since my trip is nearing the end, I decided to live large and get a microwave dinner at the WalMart next to the motel, WooHoo!
Thank the Lord for His continued ...
I still remember Mr. Staford at Casa De Oro Elementary school saying "my mama's from Missouri and that's the SHOW ME state, so SHOW ME!" I had no idea what he was talking about, and still don't. But, I knew I was in the show me state when we entered MO yesterday.
I believe we traveled about 250 miles, with good roads and some rolling hills. This area is more open to view than down south. In the more southern states there are trees and brush down both sides of highway, like ...
Went to bingo and won twice. Spent some time at the pool with Erin and Jared. Brandon wandered around with Charlie. We spent the day fishing and Jared caught two fish without bait. We saw a couple of snakes swimming in the lake. The boys were fascinated. Erin is addicted to fishing and ...
Got into the rv park and got set up no problem. The day was long on the road but it was fun to travel in the rv. We stopped in Cookeville IL to see the worlds largest bottle of ketchup. Erin hit it with the rv. All in all a very good start to the trip. ...
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- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking
- Pets allowed