Indiana and Illinois, 2012

Last week I was in University of Illinois for a short visit.  I have not been to midwest in a while and forgot how flat it is over there.

Highways are well-paved and clean, barely any bumps.  A+, Indiana.

Vast open spaces, filled with grass and cornfields.  One can easily fall asleep behind the wheel with all the “exciting stuff” that’s happening about.

Ah, Chase banks.  I’ve been a customer for years and years but moving to PA I had to switch.  Of all the states, their network does not cover PA or NJ.  I wonder why.

And driving back now.  Yawn.  Well, the good news is you can see everything 10 miles in any direction.

Overall, I really like midwest folks.  Everybody is so friendly and nice, I miss it.


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