Budget Host Mericana Motel

Address: 4501 Ave O, Fort Madison, Iowa, 52627, United States | 1 star hotel
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This 1 star hotel, located on 4501 Ave O, Fort Madison, is near North Lee County Historical Society.
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Travel Blogs from Fort Madison

FM Quick Update

A travel blog entry by soppe on Mar 03, 2015

3 comments, 11 photos

I'm here in southeast Iowa, preparing for the next set of travels. So far, that has entailed visits with friends, leisure reading, and making lists. Once in a while, I cross something off the list.

Some of those list items include catching up on the blog posts, back to Glacier at a minimum. I will send a notification to "subscribers" or post on the facebook. For those of you ...

Back to the Gypsy that I was

A travel blog entry by soppe on Dec 28, 2014

2 photos

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I got very comfortable in Minnesota over the past few weeks. A little too comfortable, perhaps, but that happens with friends like mine. Yet I was losing momentum on my travels and struggling to take the next step. Strange, but it's as though the approaching inevitability of the trip terminus took over my mind, bringing me down. It's entirely possible that I can’t do this forever.

Driving back to Fort ...

Main Street, USA

A travel blog entry by jpshoop on Nov 14, 2014

1 comment, 60 photos

... steepest, shortest scenic railway. 296 feet long and 186 feet high. Great day for it. After finding a cute yarn shop with a nice lady who helped me pick out my Iowa yarn, I headed back on the road to Le Claire, IA.

On the way to Le Claire I found the town St. Donatus that called itself a "Luxembourg Town". I think ...


A travel blog entry by soppe on Oct 19, 2014

1 comment, 1 photo

Alright...today's joke comes from special guest contributor Tim:

Why does the Mississippi River flow south from Minnesota?
Because Iowa sucks

Iowa's response is best delivered by my mother's new horse


Hamilton, IL (61 miles)

A travel blog entry by vagabondlively on Aug 04, 2014

3 comments, 21 photos

... been camping in Hamilton a week for a family reunion in town. He was a gray-haired hippy from Colorado, and was traveling with a sweet dog that he lovingly called a Velcro breed. He came over to tell me they weren't collecting money for the camp right now and let me know about a shower at the nearby pool that they leave unlocked. The camp had recently been struck by lightning which blew all of the electrical work. So ...