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Travel Memoirs by Joshua Daily



Maurie’s Fine Candies (Moved) – Pekin, IL

Initial Visit: April 4th, 2016
Rating: 4.75/5
Price: $-$$

Description: A sweet place to visit.

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The 50’s Diner – Peoria, IL

Initial Visit: October 28th, 2014
Rating: 2.5/5
Price: $

Description: This is THE 50’s Diner. Not THAT 50’s Diner.

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Scheels – Springfield, IL

Initial Visit: July 1st, 2015
Rating: 5/5
Price: Free


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Del’s Popcorn Shop – Springfield, IL

Initial Visit: May 12th, 2015
Rating: 4.5/5
Price: $-$$$

Description: Del’s is the poppin’ place to be.

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Holland’s Mercantile – Washington, IL

Initial Visit: September 17th. 2014
Rating: 5/5
Price: $-$$

Description: Sugar. Spice. Everything nice.

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Holland’s Caramelcorn – Washington, IL

Initial Visit: September 17th, 2014
Rating: 5/5
Price: $-$$

Description: Pop. Pop. Get your popcorn here!

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Stone Alley Books & Collectibles (Closed) – Galesburg, IL

Initial Visit: July 11th, 2016
Rating: 4/5
Price: Free/$-$$ (Depends on how much you spend)

Description: This is one novel that won’t have a sequel. 😦

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Titan Games (Moved) – Peoria, IL

Initial Visit: June 16th, 2016
Rating: 3.75/5
Price: Free-$$$

Description: Titan Games has moved… and changed names?

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Little Land of Candy N’ More – Chillicothe, IL

Initial Visit: December 28th, 2019
Rating: 4.25/5
Price: $-$$

Description: Candies, sodas, gums, ice cream… oh my!

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For the Win – Galesburg, IL

Initial Visit: July 25th, 2016
Rating: d10/d12
Price: Free/$-$$ (Depends on how much you spend)

Description: Does ‘For the Win’ win in my book?

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Union Station – St. Louis, MO

Initial Visit: June 21st, 2014
Rating: 1.5/5
Price: Free

Description: A place with a lot of history and nothing else…

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The Chocolatier, Inc. (Moved) – Bloomington, IL

Initial Visit: April 18th, 2012
Rating: 5/5
Price: $-$$

Description: Disclaimer – This review is for the location that was on North Main Street. It appears the business has moved locations since then. While this post will be for the old location, the links below are for the new location. I will update this post should it not be the same company.

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Capital City Games – Springfield, IL

Initial Visit: May 12th, 2015
Rating: 2.5/5
Price: Free-$$$$

Description: Is Springfield the Capital City for games?

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Rocket Fizz – St. Louis, MO

Initial Visit: November 7th, 2018
Rating: 5/5
Price: $

Description: A sweet end to a long day in St. Louis.

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