Holiday Inn Lawrence
Travel Blogs from Lawrence
Today we met Corky and Pam at the Kansas Air Combat Museum at Forbes Field. This museum has an impressive collection of aircraft primarily from WWII and the Korean and Vietnam wars. Our tour guide was a veteran from the Korean and Vietnam Wars and Corky is a Vietnam veteran, so it was fascinating to hear their stories of how various aircraft were used in the wars. Corky even demonstrated how he had to sit on his helmet for backside protection and hold the doorway of ...
Now for the rest of the Oklahoma City story. After we finished with the museums mentioned earlier, we picked up Tammy's sister Barbara at the OKC airport. We drove to
Topeka on Sunday.
We met Tammy's brother Corky and sister in law Pam at a local restaurant for supper on Sunday. They did not know that Barbara was coming along, so it was great fun to see the surprised faces ...
... on the ear now and the area around Lawrence
has been getting soft rains this week. Soft rain, always and everywhere, is a
blessing! Yes, irrigation helps too.
Who, in their right mind. would leave
the Rockies before the first snow ? Me, us! We are trading all of
this for the dreaded 'Three H's', of the Upper Ohio Valley, Hot,
Humid and Hazy!
We had not planned to return home until September but
Jessica has arranged a joint ...
... anytime, but especially when you have been planning a trip to Hong Kong! If I would have been alone with my family that night it would have been worse but since my best friend was there she was able to take the kids and sister home to bed so I could stay and take care of my car. She also was able to take me to work the next day so that I wouldn't have to call in and lose hours. The devil attacked and God provided. Then this week started off well ...
Just don't care anymore...take my fingerprints...you read my emails anyway...well, maybe not...probably not interesting enough...and welcome to the USA...well, Kansas...to visit a friend...no Disneyland for this little black duck...who's got his ducks mixed up...
Cue the Oz references...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility