Hampton Inn St. Louis - NW I-270
Travel Blogs from Florissant
Route: From Chicago, IL to St. Louis, Missouri (MO)
After watching the fantastic final game of the All Whites from our hotel room, and checking out of our hotel, we went in search for lunch. Our first stop was the newspaper stand, where we had a good chuckle over the front page of the Chicago Tribune today, "Blackhawks …
... found a PBR and Schlitz glasses. So, the search is over...we now have 8 glasses. Alleluia! We found lots of other interesting things there too but we parted with only the glasses. I've attached a few of the items for you to see.
We are now getting ready to head to the game. Our hotel is 6 miles from the stadium. The concierge said that should take us about 45 minutes with the traffic. Not bad...same as Philly. Have a good night. ...
We had a short drive today. We drove to St. Charles, IL which is just outside of St. Louis. We are going to have dinner with cousins Pam and John Valenti. According to John, we are first cousins, once removed. Actually, Pam's grandmother and my grandmother were sisters. We have never met, but have been ...
... met the Dalmatian mascot, Bud. The Meramac Caverns in Stanton, Missouri were beautiful......walked a mile through the caverns....half of it uphill.....more dang exercise. Missouri is a beautiful state....the northwestern portion in the foothills of the Osark mountains. Spending the night in Rolla, Missouri......heading towards Joplin ...
... to the windows at the top of the structure took a couple of minutes but once up top it was a cool view!
The windows inside the arch are only 8-9 inches wide but the view was expansive. We spent about 20 minutes taking in the view and getting pictures of downtown St. Louis to the west and the Mississippi River to the east.
After safely getting back down to ground level, we headed out the Arch visitor's area and headed to the river for a Riverboat Cruise. ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services