Category Archive: Things to see and do

Mar 26

Mark Twain’s Hannibal, Missouri

" the extensive view up and down the river is ... one of the best on the Mississippi."

Today we spent the day in Hannibal, Missouri. Famous for being the home of Samuel Clemens, also known as the author Mark Twain, Hannibal is a really interesting and very historic small town on the banks of the mighty Mississippi River. Mark Twain is of course everywhere, both in name and in picture. ¬†One local …

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Mar 23

We took Anheuser-Busch brewery tour in St Louis

Exterior of the Brew House, built in 1891 - 1892.

Just now Sher and I took the free tour of the¬†Anheuser-Busch brewery, home of Budweiser beer. We were able to park in the designated tour parking lot. We had time to visit the welcome center and gift shop before our tour started after a short 20 minute wait. This tour is just amazing. Two tour …

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