Meet some of the people who completed all 80 stops in 2016

 

 

10.3.16 Florence Mill

by Cindy Claassen (Plattsmouth, NE)

The owner, Linda, was very nice and gave us a tour of the mill. She bought it and has been restoring it ever since. It’s been a big undertaking for her but she has done an outstanding job. The first … READ MORE »

10.3.16 Filley Tavern/Stone Barn

by Cindy Claassen (Plattsmouth, NE)

We found the Filley Tavern easily because Filley isn’t a very big town. Luckily the bartender had the Passport stamp and gave us directions to the Stone Barn south of town. After we had something cold to drink (because it … READ MORE »

10.3.16 Bootleg Brewers

by Cindy Claassen (Plattsmouth, NE)

It’s a little bit of an adventure on back roads to find this place but it’s worth it. They have live bands on weekends and a friend of mine experienced that during a birthday celebration with a group of friends. … READ MORE »

10.3.16 The Swiss Baker

by Cindy Claassen (Plattsmouth, NE)

This is a bakery situated in downtown Doniphan. I was so looking forward to buying some of their baked goods after seeing photos on their website. Unfortunately it was closed when I arrived because of a mix up in posted … READ MORE »

10.3.16 Springfield Drug & Old Fashioned Soda Fountain

by Cindy Claassen (Plattsmouth, NE)

We first discovered this unique place in downtown Louisville on a previous Passport tour. It’s like stepping back in time to the corner drug store. The town I grew up in also had a “soda fountain/ice cream counter” in the … READ MORE »

10.3.16 Schillingbridge Cork & Tap House

by Cindy Claassen (Plattsmouth, NE)

This is their second location in Lincoln. The original location is in Pawnee City which we have been to several times. They have an assortment of wines and beers plus they also make outstanding root beer. We usually bring home … READ MORE »

10.3.16 Prairie Plate Restaurant

by Cindy Claassen (Plattsmouth, NE)

I lived in Waverly for 17 yrs and I had never even heard of the place. But I found out it opened up after I moved away from the area. If it wasn’t for the Passport program I still wouldn’t … READ MORE »

10.3.16 Mac’s Drive In

by Cindy Claassen (Plattsmouth, NE)

This restaurant in McCook has excellent food. Even though it was very busy when we stopped we didn’t have to wait long for our food. The owner told us it is a family run business. I think he said his … READ MORE »

10.3.16 The Enchanted Bakery

by Cindy Claassen (Plattsmouth, NE)

This is a tiny little place in Grand Island but don’t let that fool you. Their display of desserts in the front case is mouth watering. The bakery is run by two sisters and they specialize in Mexican cakes of … READ MORE »

10.3.16 Black Cow Fat Pig Pub & Steak

by Cindy Claassen (Plattsmouth, NE)

On our way through Norfolk it was already closed but on our way back it was open again. They close down for a few hours in the afternoon so keep that in mind if you want to eat there. They … READ MORE »