Kelly Inn Bismarck
Travel Blogs from Bismarck
... 8217;m definitely in the Great Plains now, the area surrounding Bismarck is flat and nearly treeless. You get views for miles, though there's really not much to look at (go figure). Farming is big here. Like, that's pretty much all there is. During parts of the trip today it was possible to imagine what it looked like 200 years ago when the boys were working their way up the river. I’m looking forward to ...
... to know that this wide open part of the country is going to be able to realize so much of the untapped wealth and prosperity it deserves.
Our hotel was very nice, in contrast to where we were the night before. The comparison was startling. Like night and day. In fact it was so nice that we skipped dinner out, in favor of the wine and snacks that they served in the lounge there. They ...
... bug my 5th grade social studies teacher next year so could you call this Trip Across America? Tick tock
8:55 pm: No it's [the prison] a block from the Walmart where we are but it was sobering. You want to see a field? Tick ...
... town called Steele. We got a five cent per gallon discount for paying cash so I opened up the safe. It came to$2.80 off - a bit disappointing. We are used to the 5 cents per litre at Safeway which seems like it would be a lot for such a big tank. But it's per GALLON not per LITRE so it gets cut down considerably - 4 to 1!
There was a sign at the gas station advertising live bait. Our worms get fish or die trying!
Just cleaned the windshield ...
Linda Burton posting from Bismarck, North Dakota – "Everything's high in Bismarck," was the answer I got. “Just wait till you see the price of orange juice when you go to the store.” I’d anticipated summer tourist room rates in Honolulu and Juneau, but Bismarck rates were a surprise. I was too tired last night to look elsewhere; I only removed from the car the items that would get us through the night. My room ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet