Blowout in Provo turns into good fortune…

Had a bit of a problem today…blowout on the freeway. Fortunately I was close to a town and able to exit safely onto a side road in order to change the tire. I later discovered that the tire could not be repaired (tread separation).

With the spare on, I worked my way up to Provo, UT where I would need to wait until morning for Discount Tire to open…I’m hoping the tire will be warranty replaced.  I ended up finding a wonderful old mansion turned into a B&B called: Hines Mansion Bed & Breakfast.   This B&B is 115 years old, each of its 10 rooms are uniquely themed.  I’m staying in “The Lodge…” legend has it that Butch Cassidy stayed in this very suite.

The evening caretakers, a young college couple going to BYU, were extremely gracious and invited me for dinner. Stay tuned for my full review…

Mike Shubic

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Mike Shubic is a seasoned road trip travel video blogger, traversing the byways of the world looking for those hidden gems of the road. From unique destinations, unexpected discoveries, creative cuisine, intriguing inns to exciting attractions…the road is his page. The experiences are his ink. And every 300 miles, a new chapter begins. Whether you live vicariously or by example, Mike will do the exploring so you can have an adventure.

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