Hampton Inn & Suites Brookings
Travel Blogs from Brookings
... an oil change for CharLi and Toad needs a serious bath, I am burning the midnight oil (since we just hit Central Daylight Timezone today) to put together this blog for our readers. But we want to be up in Voyageurs by Sunday evening.
Sraddha heads out to do some birding this morning. I remain here at home, catching up on email and other internet things. We only could get this campsite for one night so off to find the next place.
... from downtown Minneapolis and St. Paul. As one of the most visited tourist destinations in the world, Mall of America features - 520 stores, 50 restaurants and attractions galore, including Nickelodeon Universe®, the nation's largest indoor theme park, and the new American Girl store. Plus, there's no sales tax on clothing or shoes!
Ingen billeder i dag - jeg kan ikke fotografere egern med mit ...
... carries one's prayer to the Great Spirit. The traditions of quarrying and pipemaking continue here today.
Then back on the road, back to US 14 -- and eventually a meandering route (avoiding road works, or trying to) to go north from US 14 to US 212, which took us across South Dakota to our campsite on the banks of 'the wide Missouri' (Lake Oahe).
... highway towards De Smet, the site of the Little Town on the Prairie. There are a lot more trees than I imagined but I expect that is because the first settlers planted them just like Pa did in the books. Gas is getting cheaper. We just say it for 3.39 a gallon. Actually all the gas has been cheaper than it is in Grand Rapids. ...
... and we had a pretty decent Chinese meal considering we are in South Dakota. My fortune said I will be taking a chance in the near future. I am not sure I like that. From Sioux Falls we drove to Brookings for our hotel. I took the girls down to the pool for a swim only to find that the pool had a waterslide also. Sarah thought that was very cool. She must have did the slide about 12 times. Now everyone is settling down for the night.
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility