Holiday Inn & Suites Columbia - Airport
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Travel Blogs from West Columbia
... which was a challenge.
Luckily two girls saw us struggling and helped us. They also told us where to go. It is so badly organised its annoying. Turns out we were at the International Office but needed to go to the Study Abroad office (no one ever told us this).
We went through all the paper work and then we went to get our carolina card which is the student card which is used to purchase food, do washing, open building doors and a ...
... sitting at a long bench on bar stools facing the wall. Not great for people watching but the place had style and we liked it. Walked along the waterfront where enormous beautiful houses/mansions almost could be admired. As it goes we got tired and returned to the car and drove the 15 minutes to our motel where we are staying two nights. Pre booked for $200 for two nights and two rooms. Not a bad place but we are in the same ugly environment which you ...
... particularly scenic to us but as we drove on the road that cuts through the middle of the park the fog lifted and we had nice views over valleys. Snow sprinkled trees and icicles added to the beauty. At least now we felt we saw something special. Too chilly to warrant a walk as planned. Not so the cold stopped us but the area itself. The walk would just have been one through a forest similar to walks done in many places before. The ...
... around some. We went by the State House and looked at the statues/graves/monuments surrounding it. Once we walked through that all and had seen some of the more historic parts of the downtown where General Sherman marched through, we walked down and up and around Main Street. At this point we were starving and went for a late lunch at Mellow Mushroom at about 2 in the afternoon. This was a long lunch though with ...
... help cut the grass, a process which Bella and Gracie wanted to be a part of.
One of our last days there, Val and I went out to the Lexington zoo. We wandered the enclosures, enjoying the sites and found the elephants. We talked to a do-cent about the elephants that were there and thoroughly enjoyed learning all about the personalities of the two ladies they had. They were both born in zoos and found a home in this one, they were gorgeous! We learned a lot about ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet