Hampton Inn Minneapolis/Burnsville
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Normally we are running late to the airport. Like when we were going to Paris, we almost missed the plane, no seriously. They were paging us like crazy and we had to sprint to the gate.
Today though, we were on time but of course, the plane delayed. Why is it that when you're running late, the plane is early but when you're running on time, the plane is late? Go figure!!!!
From Minneapolis, we will fly to Chicago, then to Miami and after a 4 ...
Weather: Start 18C gloomy with misty rain. End 4:30pm clear sky and 32C !!!
The temperature had almost doubled since I started this morning. As soon as I checked into my motel this afternoon I was straight into the swimming pool to cool down. It's now 8:30 and it is still 31C outside. I see that in London ON it is 16C. I don't know which is better.
Well today off into the countryside ...
... closing in on the end of our trip and it seems to me that four years is an awfully long time. As we were driving between Mankato and St. Peter this morning, I shared my dream for a Model A trip with Jean...maybe in two years...a shorter trip in distance and time.
Jean has always wanted to see Alaska....I have a college buddy I have not seen in over 30 years who lives there...it's about 3200 miles from our home ...
... the day with kids who go to school in the city dump (if you want to have "fun"...google the city dump, and "la limonda" in Guatemala City). There are more than 120 kids that are attending school in a 3 bedroom house. The stories from here are amazing. But you will have to wait until Friday to hear more about this.
The other part of this trip is something I've been referring to as "visioning." Looking around, there ...
... the lady was like a hard drive sauvant. She helped me pick the right one, fitted it for me, and told me how to claim it back on the warranty without even having my receipt. I thanked her profusely and checked that it worked when I got back in the car. It did! So with my hard drive all fixed, and for only $19.95, we headed off on our way to Sioux Falls, South Dakota, The Mount Rushmore State.
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking