Holiday Inn St. Louis - Southwest (Viking)
Travel Blogs from Sunset Hills
... pleasantries and asked where ya'll were from. I went on to explain that we were touring ballparks and had just left KC and headed to St. Louis. She smiled and said, "I beg your pardon" So I said, we are on vaycayshun. She said, "oh, that's nice, enjoy!". LOL. WE got out to the car and Bryan said, "you talk to fast, she had no idea what you were saying". Giddyup!
Bryan was able to complete his set of the beer goblet ...
We had a short drive today. We drove to St. Charles, IL which is just outside of St. Louis. We are going to have dinner with cousins Pam and John Valenti. According to John, we are first cousins, once removed. Actually, Pam's grandmother and my grandmother were sisters. We have never met, but have been ...
... met the Dalmatian mascot, Bud. The Meramac Caverns in Stanton, Missouri were beautiful......walked a mile through the caverns....half of it uphill.....more dang exercise. Missouri is a beautiful state....the northwestern portion in the foothills of the Osark mountains. Spending the night in Rolla, Missouri......heading towards Joplin ...
... I really want to go again because it was so much fun because the view from up there gave me a big memory.
I learned about Lewis and Clark. They traveled all the way across the continent. They are very, very famous because they did that. They were sent by Thomas Jefferson. I had an awesome time and I'm never going to forget the fun that I had.
Gone for the day,
... of us we became slightly apprehensive about navigating our way to the motel, but after our first glimpses of the Gateway Arch and crossing the Mississippi River on Martin Luther King Bridge, we found it really easily. It didn’t look too pleasant from the outside but it had a free car park and breakfast and was fairly cheap for a Friday night in a city. We checked in with a really helpful receptionist and tentatively got in the elevator. What a surprise we got when we opened ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility