Little Lake House Fond du Lac
Travel Blogs from Fond du Lac
We drove to Ripon Wisconsin to have lunch with my brother David. On the way we stopped for a bit in Columbus to see a Louis Sullivan Jewel Box Bank.
Louis Sullivan was a famous architect in the last half of the 19th century and the beginning of the 20th. He's known as the father of the skyscraper, and ...
... the difficulties of flying a canard design off a 1,300' (no typo!) grass strip. For comparison, I get very nervous if I have to fly off a smooth, paved strip less than 3,000' long.
Just as Alex and I finished our dinner and he went to a corner to read, a 30-knot-plus gust hit, the sky grew dark, and you could hear rumbles in the distance. Alex and I, along with many of the guests, quickly set out for our tents. We covered the approximately 2 miles ...
... an hour setting up our tent and tying down the plane. The ground is baked hard like a brick, and it took me many tries to put in our plane's tie-down stakes, which look like big corkscrews, into the ground. We also set up our tent and got everything squared away before setting out to walk the show.
Our first stop was registration, where we paid all the necessary fees, duties, taxes, etc. Once done, the courtesy van ...
On the road again heading to see our close friends Robin and Steve in Sturgeon Bay Wi. Plan to stay and visit for 5 days. We all loved Oshkosh. Amazing Farmer's market. Main Street is closed off and the market is over 2 blocks long on both sides of the street. Beautiful country side. Life is ...
... are brutal. Suzanne and I can never see us living this far north.
On Saturday we went over to see Lake Michigan. We drove to the town of Sheboygan, right on Lake Michigan. The fog was pretty thick and it was hard to see much of the lake. We drove around some of the coast and we could see that it would be nice on a sunny, hot day. But bring the fog and cold and NO WAY!! We really liked the ...
Other places to stay in Fond du Lac
625 W Rolling Meadows Dr, Fond du Lac | 3 star hotelfrom $110
1 North Main Street, Fond du Lac | 3 star hotelfrom $59
77 Holiday Lane, Fond du Lac | 3 star hotelfrom $107
920 S Military Road, Fond du Lac | 2 star hotelfrom $59
107 N Pioneer Road, Fond du Lac | 2 star hotelfrom $58
121 Merwin Way, Fond du Lac | 3 star hotelfrom $102
649 W. Johnson St., Fond du Lac | 1 star hotelfrom $65