New Victorian Suites Lincoln, NE
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One more hour and we got to our hotel around 6pm. That is early for us. For a change we got unpacked and relaxed for a bit before picking a place for dinner. We asked some folks for suggestions for places to eat near the hotel and they gave us an Italian restaurant called Grisanti's.
A step above Carrabas. Tons of food and the waitress was …
Today we are in Nebraska, home of Arbor Day, apparently (according to the welcome sign we passed at midnight on the side of the highway). Specifically, we began the day in Lincoln. We ate the continental breakfast at the hotel and then went straight over to the National Quilt Study and Museum, on the University of Nebraska campus, arriving shortly …
University of Nebraska at Lincoln in the morning
... at the state Thespian Convention. Now, we are in Lincoln to do it all one last time for the International Convention. We unloaded set on Friday afternoon and assembled the set on stage Saturday afternoon. Then the kids had 2 performances back-to-back Saturday night. We then dis-assembled the set and reloaded it back onto the trailer. We didn't get back to the dorms until almost 2am, so ...
This morning we visited the Homestead National Monument of America. The Homestead Act of 1862 offered free land (160 acres) for anyone willing to live on it, farm it, and build a home. Through this Act, the government gave away 270 million acres of land. Of that, only about 40%252525 of the folks actually received the title for the land - which required 5 years of "homesteading." The NPS site is at the location of one of the very first parcels given away through this ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility