Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Cherry Hills
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... but just didn’t feel like it. Weird. Heaps of people were swimming, sunbathing and paddle-boarding there, some of them no doubt have never even seen the real sea.
Also stopped at a cool Museum – Pioneers of the Prairie, in Nebraska. Told the story of the great West migration of pioneers and Mormon pilgrams, thousands came by foot and horse and wagon in the mid 1800’s, seeking a better life and religious freedom. They had rebuilt an Indian earth home, ...
... up the car at Costco, walked about inside (more walking - is good!) and bought a Costco hotdog to take back to the room with us for supper. By the time we got back to the room, we were hungry, so the hotdog is gone, and I'm working on a cup of tea.
Our next two days are driving days: Fargo, ND, then Winnipeg, Manitoba, where we'll spend 2 nights and one day.
... for two.
Then we drove a mile away to the National World War One Memorial. It was a very informative museum, a variety of exhibits showing uniforms for men and women, uniforms from many of the countries that fought in the war, pistols, rifles, mortars, big guns (mortars and guns look like cannons to me! - Sandy) They had vehicles, airplanes, models of u-boats, mess kits, ...
... freezing. I pulled on a second sweater and my arms inside. I sat in the way back and FELL ASLEEP! Nick said he fell asleep before the plane even took off.
Dallas. It's a big but nicely laid out airport. It has a train! It was freezing in the airport. So we got starbucks and rode the train for a while because it was actually warm.
Flight: 1.5 hours
Lay: 2.5 hours
Flight: 1.5 hours
Lay: 2 hours
Flight: 3 ...
... last Thursday (Halloween).
We made dinner reservations for 7pm -Love-rubbed Salmon and Veg for my tea. Between boarding and dinner, we've sat in our room space, chatting across the corridor with Julie and Sandy, while listening to music. Generally, we've been driving each other batty over Delaware by Perry Como, which seems to have become our official trip anthem. Once it is in your head, it's impossible to remove! Look our for ...