Ramada Tropics Resort / Conference Center Des Moines

Address: 5000 Merle Hay Road, Des Moines, Iowa, 50322, United States | 3 star hotel
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This 3 star hotel, located on 5000 Merle Hay Road, Des Moines, is near Saylorville Trail, Iowa Gold Star Museum, Des Moines River Trail, and Fitness Sports.
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    Travel Blogs from Des Moines


    A travel blog entry by beroske on Aug 06, 2015

    1 comment, 14 photos

    Iowa is NOT flat.
    We left the campsite in the morning to meet John in Stockton, where the farm he is staying this summer is. It was a cool ride along the Mississippi river. Had a flat as we left the campsite, so I bought a new tire later that, Deutsch qualitat! Since we were going to meet John in the evening, we asked him to take our bags in his car. It was great riding without them! We cycled 170km (105 miles): it was long and hard, especially the last few miles on ...

    That's About It

    A travel blog entry by thehamguy1 on Jul 17, 2015

    1 comment, 1 photo

    ... served with ice cream and cream Salmon--smoked, grilled or baked Calledonia's Best and Tenant's beers A beer whose name we can't spell or pronounce, it had lots of consonants and started with "Sh" Soup with crispy bread for lunch, reasonably priced and available everywhere -- many types of lentil soup, always good. Haggis (Lee: "But it didn't seem to like me!") Places we'd visit again: Loch Lomond (the national park) Anywhere in ...

    Old movies and older books

    A travel blog entry by lynnlinton on Jul 14, 2015

    2 comments, 8 photos

    Day 49. Monday. 13 July 2015
    Drove through more corn fields to Algona where there had been a POW camp in WW2. Gemans and a few Italians. A very interesting display. We met there a group of Winnebago owners who tried to kidnap us to spend the night with them at the local showgrounds but alas we had to move on. Nice people from all over USA.

    We drove on to the Hobo Museum ib Ritt. now they also have a festival every year and haeve a hobo King and Queen. Now it sounds ...

    Day 2: Iowa with Friends

    A travel blog entry by dubnation on Jul 12, 2015

    13 photos

    We departed Wichita this morning continuing north on Interstate 35 towards Kansas City and eventually arrived to Iowa for my first ever visit to the Hawkeye State as it's known. But I soon found that it is really all about the corn here: miles and miles of perfectly laid out cornfields in a beautiful deep green color - very pleasing to see driving down the road at 75 MPH.

    We arrived in West Des Moines about 5pm to ...

    Glow Goo

    A travel blog entry by anah.gagnon on Jul 11, 2015

    2 photos

    ... while then nap for an hour or so.... 5pm we finally get out of Colorado and hit Nebraska. 8pm the arch. 9:30 pm somewhere in the middle of Nebraska....the fireflys smash on the windshield and their glow goo spatters but still glows. 1am Des ...