March 12, 2011
Wheat Ridge, CO to Council Bluffs, IA
We drove hundreds of miles on the I-80, a brutal highway that left me craving a kidney belt and face bra (any Ally McBeal fans out there?).
All of Nebraska basically looked like this, but without the gateway:
The rest of the state has more scenic landscapes of course, but at this time of year the I-80 is flanked by flat, brown, stubbly fields and not much else.
March 13, 2011
Council Bluffs, IA to Tinley Park, IL
Iowa offered more scenery: hills, tiered fields, a few more trees and these:
Who doesn’t want to visit a place with the name What Cheer?
I’m an old barn fanatic and Iowa has many barnyard relics.
Tomorrow, March 16th, we cross into Canada via Sarnia, ON and stop in London, ON for a few days.