Martin Luther King Bridge Tom Sawyer Riverboat viewed from Lumière Hotel room St Louis June 16 2012

Microsoft Portable Solar Power

This video was taken a few weeks back from inside our room at the Lumière Hotel. The room faced the Mississippi River and Martin Luther King Bridge. From my reading the MLK bridge has been refurbished a few times in it’s long history. In my opinion it’s long overdue for a retrofit or replacement – just doesn’t feel safe driving over this bridge.

The video shows the now long empty dock that once led to the legendary SS Admiral – also known as The President – President Casino Laclede’s Landing until being dismantled for scrap metal in 2011. It still disgust me that this piece of history was so casually passed aside. In a recent episode of Adam Richman’s Best Sandwich in America the host is shown standing by these now empty pillars at the shows end.

You can see a far away view of Lumière Casino’s competitor Casino Queen across the river. If you look closely you can see their mega water fountain. When Amtrak’s Lincoln Service leaves St. Louis you can sometimes see this same fountain in action from the train.

Right next to Martin Luther King Bridge you see Eads Bridge. The Tom Sawyer Riverboat passes under both of these before going past empty pillars the majestic President ( SS Admiral ) used to call home.

Solar phone chargers battery packs flash lights LED light bulbs Solar panels Tankless water heaters Water barrels

Book your hotel plane ticket car rental vacation cruise business trip

Food fruits teas drinks wine snacks seafood meats organic Blenders ovens kitchenware coupons

Riverfront fire St Louis June 30 2012 viewed from Lumière Hotel room

Motorcycle stunt rider Four Seasons Hotel St Louis Arch

Adam Richman Man V Food getting makeup in Darcy’s Pint parking lot

China 8 Norwegian Star

Royal Caribbean MS Vision of the Seas docked loading Pier 66 Seattle

President Casino Laclede’s Landing Wikipedia

SS Admiral Wikipedia

Martin Luther King Bridge (St. Louis) Wikipedia

Eads Bridge Wikipedia

President Casinos Wikipedia

Tom Sawyer Riverboat St. Louis Missouri Flickr

Gateway Arch Riverboat Cruises Core of Discovery St. Louis

Gateway Arch Riverboats St. Louis, MO

Tom Sawyer Riverboat Cruise Saint Louis MO Facebook

Take the Tom Sawyer Riverboat on a cruise to or from Kimmswick, Missouri

Laclede’s Landing St Louis Wikipedia

Visit Historic Laclede’s Landing Entertainment & Dining District St Louis MO

Pinnacle Entertainment Wikipedia

Lumière Place Hotel casino

Casino Queen Home of the Loosest Slots Hotel

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.