Category Archive: Iowa

Nov 12

We passed through LeClaire, Iowa last summer

I-80 Bridge over the Mississippi

Last summer on our trek from central Indiana to Seattle we went by LeClaire, Iowa right after we crossed the Mississippi River on I-80. LeClaire is the home base for the American Pickers TV show. You know, those two chaps who roam the country looking for antiques and other unique old items. We drove up …

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Sep 05

Iowa Amana Colonies RV Park is worth the stop

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About 15 miles southwest of Cedar Rapids, Iowa the traveler will discover a unique community of shops and restaurants called Amana Colonies. The Colonies are listed as a National Historic Landmark and have over a million visitors a year. Next to the community there is an RV park fittingly named Amana Colonies RV Park. The …

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