Econo Lodge Ames

Address: 2600 SE 16th Street, Ames, Iowa, 50010, United States | 2 star hotel
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This 2 star hotel, located on 2600 SE 16th Street, Ames, is near Iowa State University, Reiman Gardens, Veenker Memorial Golf Course, and Ooh La Spa.
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    Travel Blogs from Ames

    Getting anxious.

    A travel blog entry by scott.morrett on Oct 05, 2015

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    ... a different setting. We will also have the privilege of visiting CAPRISA which is an HIV/AIDS facility that conducts many clinical trials.

    Luckily we found housing that is only about 3 blocks away from the campus so traveling should be a breeze. Thank you AirBNB. Our host seems incredibly nice and has offered to take us around on a tour and even help us set up things to do on the weekends.

    We will also be ...

    Here for Harvest

    A travel blog entry by lneiswinger on Sep 19, 2015

    We start out the day with sunshine after a night of rain. It is a beautiful day for traveling and we are looking forward to seeing our friends in Iowa again. About five hours on the road makes for a simple drive again today. About 40 miles from our destination my tire pressure monitor starts beeping and I have 50lbs of air in the back right ...

    The Forgotten Blog Entry

    A travel blog entry by ingram.mho1 on Sep 13, 2015

    1 comment, 38 photos

    Saturday September 12, 2015: Des Moines, IA was a stop used to catch up, rest and enjoy cooler weather over the weekend. On Saturday we went to West Des Moines to Target for a little shopping for necessities. After that we sat outside, enjoyed nachos and cheese with a nice cool drink! Lots of people in the campground were enjoying their favorite college football game with parties and cookouts. We enjoyed doing ...

    Des Moines

    A travel blog entry by rogerspartyof2 on Aug 08, 2015

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    Seth- So, we stayed in Des Moines. Sleeping in a hotel was incredible after all of the driving/camping. A shower, a bed, a coffee maker... Heaven. We watched some TV, got some sleep behind some blackout curtains, and woke up refreshed. We decided to stay until checkout and then get lunch in Des ...

    The Long Drive Day

    A travel blog entry by rogerspartyof2 on Aug 07, 2015

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    ... they are trying to be polite to people who clearly do not belong. We definitely had the "Children of the Corn" vibe, but we were hungry, so we are anyway. As it turns out, the colony was a commune. The restaurant was their old community eating hall (where people were given 15 minutes to eat in silence. Men at one table, women and children at another.) that they converted when they started letting outsiders come visit in the ...