Hampton Inn & Suites Omaha Southwest - La Vista
Travel Blogs from LaVista
... but just didn’t feel like it. Weird. Heaps of people were swimming, sunbathing and paddle-boarding there, some of them no doubt have never even seen the real sea.
Also stopped at a cool Museum – Pioneers of the Prairie, in Nebraska. Told the story of the great West migration of pioneers and Mormon pilgrams, thousands came by foot and horse and wagon in the mid 1800’s, seeking a better life and religious freedom. They had rebuilt an Indian earth home, ...
... station for the B-52 for the electronic warfare officer (EWO) that was like the one Dan trained on when he was in Sacremento.
On the way back to Omaha, we stopped and split a runza. A runza is a regional "sandwich," kind of like a meat pasty - baked bread dough with a ground beef, cabbage and onion filling. Ours had swiss cheese and mushrooms in it as well. It was good, but I ...
... two smaller halls that house exhibits. There were also two sphinxes up there that looked like each had an eagle covering its face. I found a description; they are Assyrian sphinxes, covering their faces with their wings from the horrors of past and future wars. Very unusual statues!
After that, we drove on up to our reserved room at Offut AFB south of Omaha. It is a very nice ...
... already have a reservation and he's like oh well in that case nevermind. Taxi drivers get kickbacks if they take you to a buddy hotel. But he wasn't pushy. He told us that the area we were going was very, very "solo". Alone. By itself, nothing much there.
We arrive at Casanovas Hotel and it looks nice from the outside. A guy immediately comes out to greet us and take our bags. Asks for passports and takes us to our room. It looks ...
... hear about the money being raised for heart research at both Creighton and the University of Nebraska Medical Center, among other purposes for the funds raised.
We always leave these events with warm hearts, knowing how much Nebraskans care about each other.
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center