Urbandale Villager Lodge
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We left Park City around 7:45a.m. CMT. We were going to stop in Omaha for the night, but I wanted a shorter drive on Saturday. As a result, we arrived at Fairfield Inn and Suites in the Des Moines area at 12:30a.m. I used 10,000 points for the room. ...
... Platte River. Miles and miles, fueled by nothing but podcasts and corn nuts. We stopped at Gothenburg where we went to see an old Pony Express Station which was still in one piece. While it was not in its original location, it was close enough and was the original building. The old wooden structure housed a friendly interpreter and the most amazing artifact: a Pony Express saddle. The system lasted only a little over a year. Wiry men rode hard for miles ...
... for a while and then we all had dinner across the street at Perkins. I wasn't sure how it would feel since we hadn't really hung out since our high school days, but it felt just as comfortable as the old days, and funny to recall some of those small town summer memories.
It turned out to be a really great last stop. Not many days before we were feeling pretty wore down from the truck problems, and ...
We finally got into the minivan at about 10am and started driving. It took us some effort to get into the car and get going, but once we were on the road, things were smooth.
Our first destination was badlands national park. This is approximately a 525 mile drive from Ames. We stopped at Sioux city for lunch and took one more break before. The kids were ...
No wonder dad sent me down the lonely roads of America....highway 80 is
REALLY BORING!!!!! Nothing but cornfields, beef that goes to McDonald's, wide
truck loads, pro-life signs and some country music to keep me entertained and
giggling across the heartland to my next ...
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