The Hubs took a couple of days off work (mental health days, he calls them) and he and I headed up to Alton, IL to do a little sightseeing, have lunch at one of their local shops, and take some pictures. Alton is such a cool town, starting before you even arrive. To get there, you have to cross this gorgeous bridge.
I will have to go back up someday at night, because it’s all lit up and really beautiful. And Alton is so full of steep hills (sort of like a mini San Fransisco), that you can almost always find a new view of the bridge and the Mississippi River every time you visit!
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