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, State Historical Museum, Court Avenue, and Downtown Farmers Market.
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    Travel Blogs from Des Moines

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

    A travel blog entry by freedom50plus on Feb 20, 2015

    2 comments, 8 photos

    Our day on the road started at 6:45, with 769 Kms under our belt already, in a very fresh -24 degrees Celsius. Our day entailed four states: Michigan, Indiana, Illinois and Iowa including 100 Kms of the worst highway surface conditions either of us have ever endured (yes, even worse than Port Elgin Christmas of 1984 or Grand Forks, ND conference champs of 2006) and there was not even any 'active' weather. Black ice, hard packed snow and crazy drivers made the experience frightful, but ...

    On Our Way

    A travel blog entry by lela.engman on Feb 15, 2015

    2 comments, 4 photos

    ... cab seat to the other, anchoring it with the arm rests for protection for Lily and didn't complain(do you belueve that?) We arrived at Lakeside Casino in Oseola, Iowa about 6:00 p.m. We had the valet service ferry us to the casino from rhe casino RV park for dinner while we turned the electric heat on in the RV. It was toasty warm when we returned. I can hardly wait to go to bed and, hopefully, not shiver the night away. Oh, elusive warmth, where are ...

    Travel Day One: Part One

    A travel blog entry by loislaneofyoga on Nov 15, 2014

    3 comments, 4 photos

    ... anything bigger than a shoe. Not a pair, just one.

    So I emptied out most of the contents of the bag and stuffed them under the seat in front of me and stuffed the hiking bag overhead. I made myself comfortable with a bag of electrical cords, a neck pillow, a cylinder of Pringles, a book and a scarf. At least this flight would be short and sweet. I watched the sunrise from the airplane window and tried not to worry about whether my two checked bags were underneath me or ...

    What do you mean there's a silent "S"??

    A travel blog entry by carllord on Nov 14, 2014

    - Woke Up to my car almost being towed - Argued with a gentleman that i was allowed to be there -Got in my car and peeled out -Got a speeding ticket about 3 minutes out -Started Loathing this trip -Got to Des Moines -Mother called saying there was a family emergency -Had to cut the trip short but still having all the requirements for the ...

    Texas Stars v Wild

    A travel blog entry by jthesq on Nov 01, 2013

    1 photo

    ... see perfectly. The kind gentleman in front od us decides to stand up and block our shots on goal. We maybe not so quietly say uh, why would you choose to stand there when you know there are people behind you trying to watch the game. Eventually he moves at his wife's urging and sits.

    So, we blow by the Stars (sorry William) and we win, 4 - 2! Woot!





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