Knights Inn Marquette
Travel Blogs from Marquette
A little after an hour an the road today and we made our first stop at
Presque Isle Park in Marquette.
We took the first parking circle off to the right and walked out on the
break wall. Except for all the tiny insects, it was a nice walk. I'm
constantly amazed at ...
We arrived this evening and checked into our really nice hotel. We then went back out to see if the visitor center was still open. It wasn't, so we went to check out a lighthouse, an old furnace at the Hiawatha National Forest, and a small town called Christmas. It was an enjoyable evening that ended with free pancakes at our hotel. ...
... in Michigan called "Christmas", not a very memorable town, but can you imagine having to tell people where your from? The Michigan 28 we travelled on is shrouded in spruce trees, they are beautiful, but thank God we get the occasional glimpse of Lake Superior and it's gorgeous beaches. The trees are beautiful but boring...maybe I am longing for the wide open spaces of home...... Marquette, Michigan for the night, tomorrow we will head to Grand Forks, North ...
... is really hard to ignore a very large plop of bird **** right in the middle of the windshield. It seriously hampered the sightseeing untill our first fuel stop. We took our time and stopped in Hog Island at a small country store in search of local delicacies. We found plenty. Cheese Curd, Kippered Beef, Smoked Whitfish and Salmon along with Pasties. As the Tee Shirt says: It's Not Pay-strees or Pay-stees it’s ...
... new stand with newspaper and three different kinds of gun magazines and lots of Jesus tshirts. There are also well-marked snowmobile trails, complete with their own red octagonal mini-stop signs. Little to no cell phone service up here, but should be crossing into Wisconsin soon. Couldn't ask for better traveling companions! Girls are doing great. We are watching/listening to season 1 of Muppet show. Off we go again! Hope to be in Baudette ...
Other places to stay in Marquette
1951 US 41 West, Marquette | 3 star hotelfrom $137
412 West Washington St., Marquette | 3 star hotelfrom $119
2403 US 41 W, Marquette | 2 star hotelfrom $79
2463 US 41 West, Marquette | 2 star hotelfrom $132
1010 M-28 East, Marquette | 2 star hotelfrom $66
230 North Front Street, Marquette | Hotelfrom $138
2472 US 41 West, Marquette | 2 star hotelfrom $102
273 Main St., Amagansett | Hotelfrom $72