Holiday Inn Express Abilene
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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Cities- Dodge city, Wichita
Year of statehood-1861
Motto-To the stars through difficulties – ad astra per
Flower- Native Sunflower
5 other facts-24 state parks, state tree is the cottonwood,
state animal is the buffalo, state reptial is the ornate box turtle, famous for
... was key to the defeat of Nazi Germany. The exhibits were a combination of pictures and text that documented the progress of all theaters of the war. I spent close to two hours reading my way through this exhibit. One of the more interesting things I found out was that Ike took the necessary classes to acquire a pilot's license while on duty in the Panama Canal Zone around the age of 49. The artifacts were mostly guns, uniforms and other ...
... flat lands like the western half.
Also, did you know that there really is a 'Dorothy's House,' complete with a yellow brick road and all of the characters??? There is! It's in Liberal, Kansas, in the south western corner, just above Oklahoma. (Junctions 83 and 54 if you are interested) We didn't take that route, but you can!
This is the view outside my door this morning, the mo'tel is built on this crazy hill, and it is raining for real. I check the weather channel and Missouri Doppler on the web and find there are bands of thunderstorms moving towards the south east out of the Gulf. There seems to be a break in them though so I suit up, including rain gear and sit in front of the AC waiting for the rain to stop.
I couldn't update my blog last night as ...
Day 5 back on the road
Yesterday we had the best breakfast yet with Paula's cousin, Michael DeGarie and his wife Sandra. The last time we'd seen them, Paula and I were camping in a park on Lake Dillon and we'd visited. That was 1992. Back then Michael was a chiropractor. As an avocation he and Sandra had taken up country dancing. Now Michael is wrangler for Copper Mountain, handling the big Belgian and ...