Hotel Fort des Moines

Address: 1000 Walnut Street, Des Moines, Iowa, 50309, United States | 3 star hotel
 
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This 3 star hotel, located on 1000 Walnut Street, Des Moines, is near Des Moines Botanical Center, Downtown Farmers Market, State Historical Museum, and Court Avenue.
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    Travel Blogs from Des Moines

    We are here and we are ready for more!

    A travel blog entry by broncospanish on Jun 05, 2015

    3 photos

    We survived the longest day in history but not without sleeping in the hotel lobby and the grassy shade of a little park. The sun is hot and the shoes need to be comfortable because we are on our feet and moving through the busy streets of Madrid!

    5 hours later.....
    This morning we woke up, had our Spanish breakfast and got on the bus for a bus tour around the city. We saw fountains and statues ...

    Last day....turn in motorhome and fly home

    A travel blog entry by snorthouse on Jun 04, 2015

    2 comments, 14 photos

    ... bay. Signs up warning small boaters to avoid being on the lake during tide-time.

    We find Great Alaska RV and pull into a parking slot. The number of rv motorhomes coming and leaving is amazing.....they have a big tv monitor, like at an airport, showing the pending arrivals and departures. Thy check in and inspect our motorhome and we are done in about 30 minutes and load in a courtesy shuttle to ...

    Home of the Fig?

    A travel blog entry by wjmccain on May 14, 2015

    3 comments, 5 photos

    ... to tell ridiculous stories about something called gravity and how, if you trip, you fall over. Duh! Anybody knows that. If he were really that smart, he would have gone into some worthwhile field, like dentistry or real estate.

    Anyway, enough of the local history. We drove today. That’s about it. ...

    The Lovely Loveland Pass

    A travel blog entry by jordanavery on May 11, 2015

    24 photos

    ... by-passed the Eisenhower Tunnel, but it was well worth it. The snow covered mountains were exactly what I wanted to see driving through Colorado. Since I had missed basically all of winter, I wanted to see some more snow before another 7 months of warmer weather. It was some of the best scenery on the trip.

    We arrived in Denver around 6:30 and to our surprise, it was pretty flat. I never knew that Denver ...

    Day 2: 4 states, 27 degrees, many white knuckles

    A travel blog entry by freedom50plus on Feb 20, 2015

    2 comments, 8 photos

    ... of the condition of the on/off ramps kept us going, though slooooowly.
    Other than that, I saw a car manufacturing plant in Flint with the most smoke stacks ever, I had my first crossing of the mighty Mississippi River (maybe at its most narrow point at Le Clair, IL), saw loads of farms in Iowa, drove my first two hours of the trip, and witnessed Bob master the new iExit app on my phone to find the best hotel here in the lovely Des Moines, Iowa. Oh yeah, and finished at +3 ...