Ride home ... by way of Galena, IL. June 30th 2019 Ride home .... via Galena IL.
I decided to extend my stay in St. Louis by a day; this extension would allow me to visit one of my favorite Irish Pubs in the U.S. - McGurk's Irish Pub in the Soulard district of St. Louis. A little known fact: St. Louis actually has the 2nd largest Mardi gras celebration in the US after New Orleans. This celebration takes place in the Soulard district. I found Mc ... read more
North America » United States » Illinois » Galena Britain's American colonies broke with the mother country in 1776 and were recognized as the new nation of the United States of America following the Treaty of Paris in 1783. During the 19th and 20th centuries, 37 new states were added to the origina... ... read more
Hi I'm Jim,
This blog site has been created to allow friends and supporters to follow my Motorcycle trips around the world. This years trip is called "Mostly South of the Mason-Dixon Ride". I'll start in Wisconsin and head East to Canton Ohio then down through Washington DC/ Balimore and along the east coast of the US. I'll cut accross southern Georgia, Alabama, Mississippii, heading toward New Orleans, LA. Then head back north via St. Louis MO. I'll hit parts of 17 states and cover about 3,200 miles.
I hope you enjoy the blogs, pictures, and my attempts to find the perfect pint of... full info