Hampton Inn Omaha West - Lakeside
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The goal of visiting Omaha was going to the supposed best zoo in the world. We arrived there at 10:30am and left at 4:15pm, shortly before they closed at 5pm. It's great having the GPS to navigate us around, and we had no issues getting there or back to the hotel. Firstly I think the zoo could be in the running for the best in the world, once their extensive construction is complete. There was a lot of construction, which really distracted from the experience. Also the zoo ...
... the car and road. First thing we did upon getting the car was drive straight to Walmart to pick up a GPS unit. Really cheap at $99 and a good model. At Walmart we picked up a few other things - a Minion shirt Sam liked, some fresh strawberries and a few goodies for the road. We checked into the hotel, had a little sleep then dined in at Olive Garden. Sam got her favourite chicken marsala and I had a three pasta dish - very tasty. ...
... last night. The cloud cover was too low which only allowed occasional glimpses of light.
Gotta say a big THANK YOU to Cameron for lending me his 2 walkie talkies. They've been an easy way to communicate while we're driving. Can't imagine not having them along for the ride.
Camping tonight along the Missouri River in western Iowa.
Today's temps - 86 degrees. Total miles: 1575
Off to Pipestone National Historic Site in Minnesota....
... to bring their baby to four different bars over the course of the afternoon, starting with lunch. Home of the Stellanator, Stella's Bar and Grill served up some extra tasty burgers to cover the beef portion of the Omaha experience. No one was up for the Stellanator challenge - six burger patties, six fried eggs, six slices of cheese, twelve strips of bacon, lettuce, onion, tomato, jalapeno, pickles, and peanut butter on a bun served with ...
On the road early we said goodbye to Dodge City, Kansas, and started the days road trip of about 430 miles, heading back to Omaha, Nebraska. As has been our signature route we again travelled the state highways of Kansas and Nebraska. You really do see so much of the authentic American character by driving these less traveled roads and seeing the many small towns. These small communities always seem ...