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... fun at all!" Thanks for the observation, dude. Many other cars pulled up and just about everyone had some little remark about how what I was doing was hard or how they'd never want to be in my place. What a contrast to my last interaction with people. As I was finishing up repacking, I heard one last "you look like you're having no fun at all" from the first man as he drove away. Oh man ...
... was funny.
After a quick conversation about the massive gas bill we are accumulating on this RV (6-7 mpg) we thought about ways to just ditch it and fly home or rent a car and leave it in the nearest Wal Mart until we came back for it. Many creative ways were brought up on what to do with our stuff too!
Rob then asked everyone what their favorite part of the trip was so far.
Ryan: the Arch in St. Louis (even though we drove ...
... 70, and west on I-70 to the
town of Oakley. From Oakley we headed
west on US 40 part of the “Western Vistas Historic Byway”, this drive as most
of the day was through rolling countryside with numerous views of farmland that
seemed to go on forever, without many trees to obstruct your vision the farmland
seems to go on to the horizon, just like sanding on the beach and ...
... suite" which means a bed or two plus a fold out sleeper sofa. We also have inflatable mattresses just in case we can't get a larger room.
Our drive through Kansas yesterday was flat with rolling hills. Eastern Colorado is more of the same. Christina found Kansas to be stunning.
Our destination for today is Colorado Springs and the Broadmoor Hotel. Not only is the weather and location near perfect but this is a hotel ...
... but we were moving! Those who moved too fast ended up stuck on the side of the road. We didn't want to join them so took it very cautiously. We reached Laramie after a slow 2 hours of driving only to find they had closed the I-80 again.
Decided then to head south to the I-70 rather than waiting for the I-80 to reopen. this brought is down into Colorado where we skirted Denver ending up at Burlington for the night. What a day. ...