Hilton Garden Inn Omaha East/Council Bluffs
Travel Blogs from Council Bluffs
... you're in the area you should check out Shadow Lake Towne Center which is where NBC is located. The center has everything you need from shopping to dining, a fitness center and sports shop, grocery store, gas station, Petsmart with the vet clinic inside. I chose to move nearby because it is easy access to all the things I need and also has an outdoor mall area for a light day of shopping.
Sunday sees us tackling the most travelled peak in Colorado, Pikes Peak. At just over 14,000ft (3890m) up we go through the Forest Service toll gates and onwards to the peak which gives magnificent views out over the plains below. Then we set the navman to Aspen, via Buens Vista and the Arkansas River. We stop at the Gunsmoke Roadhouse for lunch before travelling through some of the ...
... has passed to the next world. So, this beautiful area is easily accessible and a joy to behold. We went to a game of football today between the US Air Force Fighting Falcons and the Utah State College side. Very interesting , I know you would have loved it Steve. Tomorrow sees us heading off to Pike's Peak at 14,000 ft in the Rockies so that should be fun. Wazz and the ...
After almost 18 months in the planning we are finally on the road. Thanks to a free upgrade we are now driving a Nissan Rogue SUV instead of the smaller intermediate we had reserved. Nice!
Drove 741 miles today! It was hot (89) and windy once we got in Illinois. Iowa really is a pretty state. Lots of rolling farmland - almost all of it in corn. It ...
... the air conditioning came on - not enough to really cool the room, but it was live-able.
Mileage Tank Miles Total Gallons MPG Gas Cost Cost Per Mile
2,374.5 210.5 52,433.5 5.10 41.27 $21.22 $0.10
2,571.8 197.3 52,630.8 4.56 43.27 $17.78 $0.09
2,782.2 210.4 52,841.2 5.30 39.70 $17.85 $0.08
498.1 total miles today.
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center