Hampton Inn Shelbyville
Travel Blogs from Shelbyville
Day 39: 6,160 miles
Wednesday thru Friday, July 9-11
I arrived -- without mishap and in relatively good time -- at the Indianapolis home of Brian, Lisa, and the lovely Miss Brianna. I met Lisa (Wally's younger cousin) and Brian a long time ago and fell in love with both of them immediately. How could you not? Smart, funny, kind... they're great fun to hang around with. I knew I couldn't come this close without stopping by.
Besides, I could ...
... Blake won by 3 shots. Once again a nice cheap $7 activity. The course was decorated really well it looked awesome!
We were extremely thirsty afterward so we went to Steak'n'Shake and treated ourselves to one of the incredible looking milkshakes we had seen advertised in the window. They came out looking just like the picture and did not disappoint! There were so many flavours to choose from and to be honest it was much more a ...
... sports such as Basketball, NFL, Gymnastics, Soccer, Lacrosse, Swimming, Shooting, Volleyball... the list goes on. The second floor was all interactive games where you could test your skills. There was a simulator screen which you could throw and kick in various sports challenges. We tried our hand at NFL, baseball, basketball and soccer. There was also a basketball court to shoot around on and an umpiring game that you could play. A bit of fun and ...
... me out, but not before much frustration! I also flash backed to lying in bed, sick, sick, sick, this was not a highlight of my last South American adventure. The sickness came as my silly self woke up in the middle of the night and brushed my teeth with tap water. I knew better than to put tap water in my mouth, but it simply slipped my mind. The torture to my stomach did not fade quickly. Although there are incredible memories from that trip, there were ...
It was a lovely, bright morning when I arrived in one of the many parking lots outside the Indianapolis Motor Speedway shortly after 7am where I found thousands already parked, many with the tailgate party well underway. I made my way to the track to soak up the atmosphere and what an atmosphere it was. Slowly but surely the stands began to fill as the traditions were observed from the legends parade to the driver introductions, the singing of "Back home in Indiana" ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Fitness/Health center