Travel Blogs from Topeka
Finally fell asleep around 11 p.m. Central time last night and awoke to my morning ritual - the Today show. All is well with the world when the day starts out with cheery Meredith Viera, Matt Lauer and Al Roker. How in the world am I going to live without my morning ritual (staff breakfast is at 7 a.m.)? I feel like I'm on the slow spiral down …
Today started out great. We arrived at Fort Smith National Historic Site just before lunch. It was very overcast, which meant fabulous temperatures at a location that requires walking between multiple buildings. Fort Scott was a military site in the 1840s that was shut down & auctioned off in the 1850s. When the Civil War began, the site became useful again and was reopened by the Union. The site consists of restored & reconstructed barracks, stables, ...
... the customer service is great - enjoyed a swim and a dip the heated pool thing ? Used a full tank of gas today - you have to pre pay which is difficult when you don't know how much it uses ! Will post pictures of museum visit tomorrow. http://www.kshs.org/p/kansas-museum-of- history-plan-your-visit/15465 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Topeka,_Ka nsas Enjoy the video ...
... the last time"
-"corn looks bigger here"
-"is this truck a 5 or 6 speed?"
We have reached an agreement on hotels too. For every dollar I can save compared to the deals Nick found, I get half in cash.
8:30pm: This just in. We have 10 miles to gas station and the truck says we have a 11 mile range left on ...
... these roads again took us through rolling countryside populated by ranches and farms. At the town of “Lyndon” we turned north on US 75 to the “Crossroads RV Park” where we will be spending the night. The weather has turned windy to the point that the camper is rocking like we were on a boat, it may rain tonight, but it is not predicted to be a serious storm. ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services