Courtyard by Marriott Columbus Tipton Lakes
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... Therefore we couldn't even get into places where I could see some parts of the circuit.
Going into the control centre building...
...I was introduced to the man keeping an eye on activities. He's equipped with 2-way, phones, computers and a wall full of screens:
Cameras around the circuit can be guided and aimed from this position and recording of incidents is ...
... although all drivers escaped unharmed, the final accident bringing out a red flag to stop the race with 8 laps to go. That decision meant that there were 6 green flag racing laps to the finish and the 200,000 plus crowd were rewarded with the second closest finish in race history with American Ryan Hunter-Reay taking the victory. Dinner was at Lindo Mexico where I ate Chorri-Pollo, a dish of chicken, chorizo, beans, rice and tortillas. Top temperature today was ...
... park. Covered bridges are built to protect the wooden bridge deck from the weather. From Columbus is was back north to my home for two nights at the Red Rood Inn motel in Greenwood, Indiana, but not before driving through another covered bridge, the. Bean Blossom bridge, locate just north of Nashville, Indiana. Dinner was taken at the China Wok in Greenwood where I had Sesame chicken before retiring ready for an early start to get to the speedway on Sunday. Temperatures peaked at 81F ...
... and tomatoes. Heavenly.
I was also supposed to pick up our mail from Hugo...those of us on the show have our mail delivered to the circus' home office in Oklahoma and once a week, they package up all the mail and ship it off general delivery to whichever town we're going to be in that Friday. Somehow, something went wrong this time and the package never made it here and no one knows where it is. Hopefully wherever ...
... been spent in the great outdoors. Hiking along woodland trails and around clear water streams. The scenery, the fresh air and the smells of wildflowers have been a pleasant change from the sights, sounds and smells of the big smoke. The rural mid west is beautiful, that's for sure. Today we also got to have our first picnic outside the car and I didn't even need a jumper on. Sitting in the ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center