Candlewood Suites Tuscaloosa
Travel Blogs from Tuscaloosa
I've arrived in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, home of the University of Alabama, roll tide. I've actually been here before, when I competed in the Collegiate National Championship Triathlon in the spring of 2008.
... This year it was only in the low 90's. Five of the group are law students, so I arranged a visit with our friend and Federal Judge, Scott Coogler, for a tour of the new federal courthouse during the week.
Besides Denis, there are Brendan, Sam, Pat and Gwen for adult supervision and Gwen did all of the cooking. Most of the adults were here last year as well.
So, we got ...
... of the perimeter walls on #21 Juanita drive, just one day after our concrete subcontractor finished pouring the slab for the home. Susie Cousett and her two sons were there helping also. She will be the homeowner for this house. I was a little worried when I woke up Saturday morning to the sound of rain on my metal roof, but (as usual) the worry was for naught, and it turned out to be a beautiful day. We also ...
... a-vanner one day. For now, I plan to finish my three year stay here in Tuscaloosa, but who knows after that?
I am now working on a new home on Juanita Drive for Nicki Bankhead. It's moving right along- we've been at it only a few weeks and the outside is nearly complete, the interior has all the trades roughed in and waitning inspections before insulationa and then drywall. I told Nicki that at the end of the month that ...
... and Cheryl Winger from Lafayette, Indiana who arrive this weekend with 38 of their group. The Wingers have been bringing groups on mission trips, both in the US and internationally for over twenty years. I like it when they come to visit us because Larry is so well organized in leading his group that it feels like I get a vacation out of the deal.
This past month of February we have ...
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Don't go here if you're not an Alabama fan. You're bombarded with Alabama posters and signs. On a serious note, this is a great hotel. Rooms are nice.
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.