Travel Blogs from Minot
... the state tree of North Dakota is the telephone pole. What trees there are have been planted by the farmers to shelter their homes and fields from the continuous winds that blow year round, but especially in the winter. Every town has its own grain elevator, so as you drive across the state, you will see grain elevators pop up out of nowhere in the fields. When you see one, you know you are in a town or burg. There aren't too many large cities in North ...
... station and came on board...but found zilch. We almost always switch before crossing the border as we have come to believe (from past crossings)that if a woman is driving, they don't bother with the secondary inspection. But they do when a man is driving. Ron was at the wheel...so on the way home, we will try that with me at the wheel and see what happens. Last night's stay at Walmart taught us a few things about dry camping in Walmart lots...one is that no matter how level the ...
... out and it was warm! If this is what are days are going to be looking like while we're up here, I will be ecstatic! And now, we are heading into the mountains. We've gotten to the point where the gently sloping hills are quickly melding into the craggy, majestic mountains that make up the Rockies. I'm loving every second of ...
Well, we weren't able to spend more than 24 hours with the Carvers, but we are so blessed to have been with them for any amount of time. We're well-rested and showered (seriously, we needed it) and are heading for Montana! We're running over an hour behind schedule, but I'm noticing a pattern, so we were kind of expecting it. So far, we've boarded the train, stolen a seat from other people who didn't need the extra room (don't judge), eaten our breakfast (same exact breakfast ...
... sleep...Grandpa is Matt's recliner and me in the guest room. Such a comfortable bed! I am so glad we got to see them, because it has been probably 6 years since I've seen Matt. AND I was so glad to meet Kristen and William! Always nice to spend time with the family. Hopefully it won't be quite as long between visits in the future. Westward ...
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2200 Burdick Expressway East, Minot | 3 star hotelfrom $103
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1515 22nd Avenue SW, Minot | Hotelfrom $69
1510 26th Ave SW, Minot | 2 star hotelfrom $95
2400 10th Street SW, Minot | 1 star hotelfrom $86
225 22nd Avenue NW, Minot | 2 star hotelfrom $65
300 37th Ave SW, Minot | 2 star hotelfrom $115
900 24th Avenue SW, Minot | 2 star hotelfrom $102
800 37th Ave SW, Minot | Hotelfrom $89