La Quinta Inn & Suites Columbia NE Fort Jackson
Travel Blogs from Columbia
Left Charleston late, we stopped in Columbia 30 minutes after dark.
Dinner: Chick fil a french fries with Polynesian sauce.
Let me be honest, Columbia was mainly chosen because it possessed a Schlotzsky's deli; which we missed because of their ridiculously late opening time... 11 am.
I arrived in Columbia June 12th and Case and I spent the last three weeks at his family's beach house in Surfside, South Carolina. We had great friends, Erin, Emily, Melanie, Taylor, Russell, and David come stay for a weekend. Almost every day was sunny and in the 90s and we swam in the ocean a lot and played tennis at a local park. We also watched a lot of movies and relaxed!
We were ...
... at 2pm, so spend a good amount of time there and really enjoyed it. Definitely one of the better zoos we have been to.
Drove back to the hotel and then later went to Clark's for dinner. We both had catfish which was the first time either of us had had this and it was nice. Went back to the hotel and got some ice cream then watched tv for the evening.
No idea what we are going to do ...
... shops nearby. We then had dinner at Olive Garden.We have never been to an Olive Garden before. I had angle hair pasta with tomato sauce and shrimp which was very nice. Chris has chicken parm which he liked too. We both had minestrone soup as this is free with a main. Also unlimited breadsticks come with the meal. All very nice.Then we drove back to the hotel just as a family with several kids including a baby moved into the room opposite. I hope they are ...
We are stuck on the runway. Security has been heightened due to Obama being at the airport. Marine One just landed, and they aren't letting anyone move to the gates. And we still made our flight out of Charlotte. That's what happens when you originally have a 3 hour layover. Here's hoping I can get a good night's sleep on this long flight. I already need a ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking
- Pets allowed