Best Western la Donna Inn
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
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Travel Blogs from Checotah
... there manning the place was very nice and we had a great chat with her about the area etc.
Another 20 mile down the road we found Shamrock, very Irish inspired town with leprechaun and shamrock symbols everywhere, I really felt at home ha ha ha. The town was founded by an Irish sheep farmer in 1912 or 1910 some time around then. Griff gave me a hard time about the Irish influence and he didn't get too spooked about all the Irish stuff around him, but ...
Sun Jun 21, 2015
Departure: 9:30 AM, Memphis, TN
Arrival: 4:30 PM, Checotah, OK
Miles: 366.4 miles
Travel Time: 7 hrs.
Checotah is the home of Carrie Underwood. She did NOT greet us at the town limits, thank you very much.
If you know who Carrie Underwood is, I'm sure you’re impressed.
If you don’t, you’re probably ...
... HUGE park) 10 miles south of Eufaula, OK. The entry road was miles long into the park. There was an airstrip, 18 hole golfcourse, horse rentals, marina and boat rentals absoluetly no one here. Price was right. With water and electric: $21.
Monday, drove short distance to town of Eufaula, OK. Dreary kind of place. Went to their one grocery store-very, very poor selection of foods ...
... apples and I made instant friends for life.
Cliff wasn’t in a huge hurry to head out today, so we were able to sleep in and we hit the town with him about 10:45a. It was a leisurely day, but honestly, we were more effective in 4 hours today than we are sometimes in 8! We visited the ticket outlets, a community center (where they were serving a free lunch to seniors, so, to their great amusement, John did a short show for them and we left ...
... is getting pretty good at going up hills. She's going to be in shape when we get back and I won't have to carry the Ipad anymore. Back at camp I started the blog and Linda decided to chop some kindling, plus she tried to take a finger off. She's fine, just a little cut. Got a bandaid out of the first aid kit and fixed her up. Sun's goin' down. Time to start the fire then fix chili dogs. Oh, the life of campers on the road. Love to all. See you soon. Traveller ...
Other places to stay in Checotah
1212 W. Gentry Avenue, Checotah | 2 star hotelfrom $61