Holiday Inn Coralville
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I can't believe we're on our way to Italy! This day seemed so far away when I decided I wanted to study abroad in Italy for three months, but now it's finally here. We will be leaving Cedar Rapids at 2 this afternoon, and will be returning home December 8th.
It still doesn't ...
Iowa is a beautiful state, even from the highway. Makes me want to hug a farmer!! Someday we'll have to take some time to travel the back roads, through the little towns, but for now, Maine lobster is that carrot dangling in front of us. We did get off I-80 for a small side trip for our overnight stay at a very nice "resort"...ok it was a casino!! Anyhow, this girl got her fix of the slots. I did my thing for about 3 hours ...
... but it is a distinct one, like I've left pieces of myself all over the world and am just now trying to collect and reassemble them. And I have no idea what the end result is supposed to look like! Oh well. Here are some photos with accompanying quotes from T-Dub, aka Farmer Timmy, aka He of the Perfect Hair and Teeth. Goood ...
... some vocabulary!
I am now fairly confident in my ability to introduce myself, and to ask where the restroom is... A must-have phrase for any traveller. Other than that, I am going to have to rely on others to know english. I have been told several times that most people in Europe will know a little -- at least enough to tell me they don't speak english. ...
With all our travels, we have been using Choice Hotels with their points and "free" nights. Highly recommend, we have not been disappointed. Tonights free night is a suite! Picked up Subway and ate in the room. Decided we have spent entirely too much money on food and don't need any more calories!
So long for now. Next blog should be from home with high speed internet!
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services