Hampton Inn Springfield
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Kindness of strangers: we have to replace our holding tank valves (one bolt that is corroded inside the valve is keeping us from being able to simply remove the valve) and upon seeing us trying to work on it, two RV owners came over to offer assistance (one is a plumber, the other said we can
borrow any of his tools).
THEN, the campground manager set aside all of the pieces we need from his store and is ordering ...
Bryan and I ended up driving until 11:00, East Coast time...which was 10:00 by the time we arrived in Altmont, Illinois and checked into our Super 8 motel. We attempted to book a room in Effinham, Illinois which was ten miles sooner than Altmont...but apparently there was a huge corvette convention taking place in Effingham this weekend...as was apparent by all the tons of cars in the lots at the several hotels we checked for availability. We ...
Home of Abraham Lincoln, Springfield, Illinois is a very historic city. Had a relaxing day yesterday......resting up after the 8 1/2 hour drive on Sa************ing for St. Louis, Missouri today. This will be our fourth state. Ran into the Rabbit Ranch along the way.......Ian insisted on having a ride... Stopped at the ...
... did the tour this morn so didn't leave St Louis until 11.30. A lot of ground to cover with over 300 miles in front of us. Arrived in Springfield 18.30. Made good timing. We've met so many fabulous people. My faith has been restored once again knowing there are great people in this world. Everything is breath taking. We found a Route 66 visitors centre based near a National Park. What a find. A little gem ...
... br> We are getting used to the rv but it can be challenging at times. This morning I had to walk 1/4 mile to dry my hair. The outlets are not working in the rv. Oh, well. We brought too much STUFF. Wish I could drop some of it off somewhere. Well, if you are driving behind us we apologize for the extra weight we are throwing out the window. Just kidding!
Got to send this right now. Power dying.
Rita & Jens
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking