Hampton Inn & Suites Cedar Rapids - North
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... of the day we've just been hanging around and starting to get some stuff together for our departure tomorrow.
The most productive I've been all day is I made a pair of earrings. I've been wanting to try to make some jewelry and so since we really aren't super busy, thought I'd give it a try. They don't look too bad, so I'll probably try some more.
The rest of the day, just lazying about. If ...
... the sidewalks. We ate dinner there, but not in an Amish restaurant. In fact there is no Amish restaurant in Kalona. There are several bakeries and Amish groceries in the area along with the usual, furniture makers, etc. They have a historical museum which consist of some of the old buildings and show the Amish/Mennonite way of life. While we were eating, I saw several Amish folks coming out of the bank and also some Mennonites. The difference was the Mennonites ...
... bit, I screwed my chair to the floor so it won't move (hopefully) while traveling and by that time, I needed a break so Bob's chair will have to wait until later. We also made a trip to the post office and stopped at the mall to do some walking.
This evening after dinner we went for another walk to explore part of this campground. The deer were out and we also saw some ground hogs. This is an interesting place since we are at the ...
Day 51. Wednesday 15 July 2015
Now in Pella - Dutch town -
or was settled by Dutch who came to USA to escape religious persecution
back in Holland. They are now being outnumbered by the "outsiders". They have certainly kept their culture alive and it is a fascinating place
with lots of windmills, an old village/ museum and lots of history, a
canal and lots of amazing shops including the bakery and meat supplier
... we have to do is unzip the bottom of the shade from the top and retract the awning.
Not sure what we are going to do tomorrow. We may golf since it's supposed to be a nice, cooler day and it's supposed to rain on Thursday.
This evening we sat around the campfire with our new friends again. They will be leaving on Thursday. There are 4 couples who have been RVing and traveling together for about 10-15 years. They have welcomed us into their ...