Monthly Archives: April 2012

Chicago – still here

I seem to have an uploading problem. It shows the blog as uploaded, but next time I go to it it’s still sitting there as a draft. So that explains the random updates. Apologies. 12 April – Yesterday we walked … Continue reading

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Chicago – at the ball game

We went to Wrigley Fields today to watch the Chicago Cubs v Milwaukee Brewers. Cubs lost 2 – 1. Mid week game and the stadium was almost full. It was a whole lot of fun. Apparently the game was low … Continue reading

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To Chicago

7 April – probably the last bits of Route 66 we will be driving on, but through some of the most interesting towns. Great big squares in the centre of town. The houses were amazing. Beautiful wooden houses, just like … Continue reading

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St Louis and good news!

Short hop down to the office in St Louis today. Met up with one of the girls I work closely with, she very kindly accepted packages for Dyls. Took her out to lunch as a thank you and to catch … Continue reading

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Tulsa to Joplin

Pretty straight forward drive today. Through cattle farming country. It is all very green now. Lots of crops growing. If it wasn’t for the housing you could be in the U.K. Still sticking to Route 66 as much as possible. … Continue reading

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The Cowboy Hall of Fame, Oklahoma

It was really classy. It was more of an art gallery and museum, than the “tourist attraction” I was expecting. Amazing paintings of all things western. The museum part was also very good. I particularly liked the section dedicated to … Continue reading

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The Mysterious Missing Green Bag.

Got a call last night after I posted the last installment. Virgin Baggage – just for some variation. They don’t know anything about the green bag. I think is spent more time hanging my head and counting to ten than … Continue reading

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