Holiday Inn Express Omaha West
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... about the first hundred miles Ruby drove. The mist turned to rain and back to mist off and on during that hundred miles. We stopped just before Des Moines and then I drove til we were almost to Davenport on the eastern side of the state. We stopped at a rest area outside Iowa City. The rest areas here are really nice. They are very pretty and all ...
... he did very well.
After basketball, the middle cousins (Trevor and Connor) went off to sleep over at some friends' house, just as my Uncle Carl and Aunt Kris showed up with more Chinese food than any we could possibly have eaten. The food was great in its own right, and a very pleasant change from all the burgers and fried food we've been eating the past week.
We all got to catch up on the latest family gossip, including all ...
The camp did not go as planned last night so we turn around and stayed in Hickman. Got up at 4:00 for our Journey to Jersey Adventure to begin. The buses left about 30 minutes late and we are in route to Ohio. Since we left late we'll probably get there after 9 tonight. We are doing a personality quiz ...
... in order to use any of the machines. Over we stroll to the Laundry Card vending machine. Again...AMAZINGLY ... we learn you must insert 2 one dollar bills to "purchase" the Laundry Card. Mind you... the Laundry Card has ZERO value. The $2 Laundry Card just provides you with the privilege of adding money to the card to wash and dry your clothes. It's going to get better.
We didn't realize you had to leave the ...
... lounge car". I wonder what is going on...
Our last major stop before we hit midnight and cross into a new day, is Omaha. In the 11hrs or so that we have been on this train so far, we have covered three different states. We started in Illinois, then travelled through Iowa and Nebraska.
Tomorrow, we wake up in Colorado. Must remember to switch the clocks back one hour from Central Time to Mountain Time.
Nighty night ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Adjoining Rooms
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Business Services