Historical Travel

Museums, historical sites, historic figures

Millwright Hotel

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Read about the Millwright Hotel. This mill in Amana was formerly the woolen mill and has been converted to a historic hotel property.

Riding on a David Bradley Tri-Trac

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Read about my fun day at the Spoon Rifer Valley Antique Tractor show when I got to ride on a David Bradley Tri-Trac!

memorial day

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Memorial Day was first called Decoration Day and was celebrated by laying flowers on the graves of fallen soldiers after the Civil War.

Quincy and Carthage

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Quincy and Carthage offer a great day trip with Abraham Lincoln history and architectural beauty as well. Head out to explore!

Playing Tourist in Springfield

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Playing tourist in Springfield was a great way to see the Capitol City with a fresh new perspective! Have you done this?