Day 7 & 8th - Putt-putting Across the Mississippi River, American Gothic, John Wayne's Birthplace & more!

Wow! Miss Hilda is back in Iowa and slowly made her way across some of this vast state. Endless, beautiful fields of corn and soy. And some of the most friendly people in the world.

We stopped in Eldon, Iowa, to see the famous house featured in American Gothic. And we created our own NEW American Gothic: (video below, too)

american gothic, miss hilda, 1966 vw bug

So far so good! Iowa is HUGE, so we still have at least one more travel day across the state!

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We’re going to take a slow ride across the USA to explore, learn and just experience. Beautiful.


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"DON'T BE DENIED" - Neil Young

"Afoot and light-hearted I take to the open road,

Healthy, free, the world before me,

The long brown path before me leading wherever I choose."

---- from Song of the Open Road, Walt Whitman