Super 8 Terre Haute
Travel Blogs from Terre Haute
... place and very popular. It was good to see his cousin again and get a ride in his Cadillac CTS-V. Rich was in hog heaven. Also, thank you John for the fresh baked bread. This KOA in Terre Haute is beautiful with large trees all ...
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.
It's 6pm and we're in Lafayette, IN at a Culver's. Hoping to connect with some friends who live out here. Tomorrow is another newspaper interview here in town, but not much else. Thankfully the friends here are also clowns, so maybe between John and them, they can do some street performing to advertise the circus.
Also heard from the circus office in Oklahoma...they have promotional materials ready for us to pick up next week. YES!!!
... border crossing into Illinois. Although a small town, Brazil apparently has birthed a lot of famous people including
- Jimmy Hoffa - teamster boss. Whereabouts unknown
- Orville Redinbacher - Popcorn magnate
- Jordan Star - Porn Actress who starred in "Innocent Until Proven Filthy 4." I guess the first three just weren't enough. Kind of like Star Wars.