Fairfield Inn & Suites Ottawa Starved Rock Area
Travel Blogs from Ottawa
... day out we set our sights on Tinley Park, Illinois to visit friends for the afternoon. The drive to Tinley Park was accomplished in a little over 5 hours, so we had much of the afternoon to catch up. We did pass the RV/MH Hall of Fame in Indiana. Not sure what is in there, but we only snapped a picture and continued on.
It was ...
... from H.H. came to KOA. It was one after another campers, buses, RVs and trailers pulling into the camp. Eventually it filled up and large buses were parking on the road to the campground!
Because of the exponential amounts of boring riding time, I have started writing a new book. I hope and plan to continue it until it is finished. For once I actually have a good storyline. ...
We toured the Hegler Carus Mansion, a Second Empire style home of Edward Hegeler, businessman and publisher.
The mansion was designed by noted architect, W.W. Boyington and the interior was done by August Fiedler, who designed a unique parquet floor and hand-painted ceiling for each public
Although the mansion has seven levels and 57 rooms with a total of ...
... the anchor line disappeared under the boat. Tom yells, "where's the anchor?" a moment before we hear a thump and the engine cuts out. Turns out the trip line got wound around the prop. For the second time today, Tom dons his wetsuit. Fortunately, it was a relatively simple (albeit cold) matter to disengage the line from the prop. A quick check and yes the engine and prop are still functioning and we are good to go....undoubtedly more stories to come...
... long shoreline, which is now the city of Chicago. Pope had already envisaged a canal project to link the Great Lakes with the Mississippi. And so, in 1818, Illinois became the 21st state of America. In 1819 the capital was moved to Vandalia, where it remained until 1837, when state legislators representing Sangamon County under Abraham Lincoln succeeded in moving the capital to their town, Springfield, where it remains to this day ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility