Inn of Seven Gables
Travel Blogs from Sleepy Eye
Who would ever think that there is a Lodi in Wisconsin. This is a beautiful farming region. We Left the hotel early this morning and traveled on route 60 W., to Spring Green Wisconsin. While this is a 2 Lane Rd., it is in great shape and we made excellent time. You can really see how the glaciers sculpted the farm land in this area. There are numerous hills and bluffs where the earth has ...
"Changing the world is good for those who want their names in books. But being happy, that is for those who write their names in the lives of others, and hold the hearts of others as the treasure most dear." - Orson Scott Card
Well, last day at home and I actually got up early this morning - a miracle when done voluntarily - to finish a few loads of laundry (okay, 5) and touch up my piles of intended packing. Since we're only allowed one checked bag and ...
Last night we had a dinner in Badlands National Park, leaving for New Ulm, Minnesota at sundown. After our all night drive we pulled into a beautiful park, with swimming pool and showers. Charles cooked a great breakfast of "toad in the hole" American style which is bread with a hole cut in the middle with egg dropped in and fried with sliced cheese. Wonderful.
Then we had a big bus dump. ...
... which is pretty random!) have to be seen to be believed. As does the speed at which the weather can change. At 6pm on our first night there we were having dinner in the beautiful evening sunlight with a local Native American family but by 8pm our campsite was subjected to one of the briefest but my violent storms I have ever experienced. For the first few minutes I was just standing around lapping up the rain when I suddenly looked across to see that Ben, Ciaran and ...
We wake up and drive into Flandrau State Park.
The Bus is emptied fully of all our belongings and mattresses, so it can have a full clean and a trip to the laundrette gave us the chance to wash clothes and towels.
The sun breaks through and together with a bunch of others we play a round of volleyball, theres a pool at the site, colder than hot springs but nice to ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking