Especially if that happens to fall right at sunset.
The Mississippi Welcome Center on the banks of the Mississippi River made a great pit stop.
Thanks Claire - or at least Claire's bladder - for forcing us to "stop and smell the roses" a little.
We made the 24 hour drive from Texas to the Washington D.C. metro area in two days. We certainly didn't take much time to relax in those two days, but this serendipitous stop was definitely a highlight.