Ben's 2017 Route 66 Adventure
from my Super 8 room: Pouring rain and howling wind!
displaying scanned pages from
from the Super 8 - the landmark Dixie Truckers Home.
66 pretty much parallels I-55 (on left) through IL. I stayed on 66 the entire
Historic octagonal library
Giant # 2
This explains the Giants' history, and the
location of the 2 others in Illinois. One we've already seen.
versions here - 1926-30 and 1930-40.
Lincoln Historic Museum (Doesn't count for trip
museum total - I didn't go in)
Site of the landmark Pig Hip Restaurant. Long gone, but not
The landmark Cozy Drive In, home
legendary Cozy Dog.
The State Capitol
& a great selection of Craft Beer.
End of Day 3
187 miles, zero Interstate miles!