Super 8 Terre Haute
Travel Blogs from Terre Haute
We have left Missouri, drove all across Illinois and lighted in Terre Haute, Indiana for one night on our way to Indianapolis. Last night we went out for dessert with Rich's cousin, John, to a St. Louis landmark called Ted Drewes. It is a ...
Drinking AM coffee, on our way to see the world's biggest windchimes in Casey, IL. Woke up at 6am and Nay was ready to roll 5 minutes later.
Drove 700 miles yesterday, were settled into the hotel --after supper out--by 7. Not much new to see yet. 13 dead deer roadside, 3x that many dead blown tractor trailer tires, the beginnings of flat and farm.
And one car in the ...
... where John did two performances for two different groups of school kids. It was his first time performing in a gymnasium and the program he had written worked well for a large room of noisy kids. Haha.
After that, we went back to the RV and relaxed for awhile. We weren't sure at that point what was going on in Oxford (and we weren't able to find a place near that town to stay overnight), so we opted for a drive to Lafayette, IN to stay in their Walmart's parking lot.
I already gave him his birthday present...I rarely have the patience to wait to give gifts to people. As soon as I buy them, I want to give the gifts immediately. I bought him a hardcover copy of Morey Amsterdam's joke book, Keep Laughing!. He loved it. :)
Last night, we stayed at the RV park in Champaign again...it was a welcome sight as we pulled in. It was familiar and safe and quiet...exactly what I needed. Spent most of the evening online and ...
Miles since 2-15 = 62.37
Total Miles so far = 895
Distance to Illinois = 16
Distance to the Pacific Ocean = 2189
Greetings from Brazil, Indiana. It's been a busy couple of weeks for running and I've been with the Fleet Feet (Pittsburgh) runners training for the PGH Half Marathon which is a mere two months away.
Virtually I'm in Brazil Indiana, not far from ...