Aug 30, 2012

Toto, I have a feeling we're not in Kansa...... no - wait, we ARE in Kansas!

Toto, Toto -- wake up! We're in Kansas! And dude, it's flaaaaaat.

And the roads are straight....

and long

although there are trees

and oil wells

and other roadside entertainment, including such wonders as:

including my all-time personal favorite

Every town has at least one of these

and one of these

which usually has attached to it one of these (tornado warning sirens)

The last and most surprising roadside sight was probably this, on the rear bumper of yes, a car with a Kansas license plate. I want one.


  1. Directions from Denver to Wichita:
    Turn east. Travel 650 miles (or first stop sign) Turn right.

  2. Just a quick note to tell you that I came upon your blog by pure chance,and it is delightful! I shall be an ardent follower! BTW I live in he UK,and share many of your hobbies! Cheers,Katrin

  3. Katrin, I am delighted to 'meet' you. Where in the UK do you live? I have many friends in Scotland (Borders) and a couple in Liverpool.