Holiday Inn Madison at The American Center
Travel Blogs from Madison
It has been ten days since I've been back in the states and Kenya already seems like it was months ago. So many things have distracted me since I landed in Chicago and I thought it would be appropriate to do one final "wrap up" post to end my Kenyan experience.
I have to say, the ride home from the airport after 32 hours of traveling was definitely a bit of reverse culture shock. Driving on smooth asphalt in my parents' car, stopping in Milwaukee on the way home to ...
Sorry Sara and Rob... Heard so much about it, we had to find it! Started the day with a bike ride around the park and lake. Just beautiful, sat by the lake, rode through a prairie area, a deer popped out in front of us on the trail. Cleaned up and in the truck by noon heading to New Glarus Brewing Co. Very Swiss town, neat buildings, a little touristy but very pretty. The brewery is a new and ...
We had originally planned to go west to the Great River Road for a time but changed our minds and headed to Madison to try our luck camping at a state park there. Lake Kegonsa State Park isn't exactly big rig friendly but again JD did an awesome job maneuvering through the curvy roads. Stayed at a ...
We left home around 8:00 this morning and our first stop was at Get Go to fuel the RV and ourselves. They have really good breakfast sandwiches and burritos. We highly recommend them.
The weather was cool and cloudy. It felt like a fall morning. However, when we reached the Ohio-Indiana border the sun came out, the clouds cleared away and the temperature rose to 81 degrees. So we had great weather to travel in. ...
... like Pete realizing we were at the original McDonald's in San Bernadino, Calif., that Des Plaines, Ill., is the home to the first store in the chain opened by Ray Croc. That's when I finally realized why Des Plaines sounded so significant to me.
As we wandered north, we got hungry and using the trusty Yelp app on my phone, discovered we were just a few blocks shy of Priscilla's Soul ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center