Holiday Inn Express And Suites
Travel Blogs from Grand Forks
It's another windy rainy day again today. Such fickle weather we have had.
Driving through the greater part of North Dakota today we saw a house burning down. It's sad to see the ending of memories. There were two truck sitting in the yard but no fire or police for as far as the eye could see. No one seemed concerned.We also saw an old ...
... s parade and then finished the walk.
Grand Forks has a population of 53,000. They process potatoes, sugar beets and wheat. The University of North Dakota is located here.
We drove to Fargo for lunch and then to Bloomington, Minnesota and stayed at the Country Inn & Suites. We had dinner at ...
... get into Canada and back out as I know the price there is higher.
I was taken by the haystacks last trip, when they were being piled up. This time the winter was just over and the residue was all that was left. This farm has a bit left over, others maybe not so much, but it's all part of the cycle in these parts.
Another different oil well pump, it looks like it has a ...
... you can choose to be happy for that time, for as time passes holidays and other good things - and, yes the bad things - they will always happen but everything comes and everything goes. It's what you choose to do when they happen; that's key. Easier said than done.
We've met some fascinating people, had wonderful experiences during this time to celebrate the 50th year of our lives. Its good, really good and we're grateful for it.
We stopped at the huge US Air Force Base on the outskirts of Grand Forks ND. On weekends, visitors are not allowed entry, but we toured the display of aircraft in the garden at the main gate. A rare treat to get up close to some of these famous aircraft.
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center