Ramada Inn & Conference Center - Hammond
Travel Blogs from Hammond
Today I have a ticket to a Cubs game at Wrigley Field. I was also meant to go to a game on Monday but I had a date (hehe) so this is going to be my first experience of a real live baseball game. I am so excited!! I have already decided that I will catch a cab to and from the game today as it will be less stressful for me than public transport. I know, chicken! Also I've heard that the trains are packed at game time and I don't like to be crammed in with ...
... Art Institute and head into the shop section. I purchase a couple of prints and a couple of books, the first being 19th and 20th Century Painting, which is basically a listing of all the beautiful paintings in the Art Institute and the second is Impressionism, Fashion & Modernity, which is a book with paintings, photographs and side notes of the latest special exhibit at the Art Institute. This was an amazing exhibit and if I ...
... getting to know new friends.
After dinner we had a special guest speaker, Peter Spiers, Senior Vice President of Road Scholar, who shared with us some highlights and inspirational stories from his extensive research for his book Master Class: Living Longer, Stronger and Happier. We even had time for a shout out to two "Masters" in the group, a couple that live an enriched life; learning, discovering, and have travelled on 201 Road Scholar ...
... Houston (!!!) scheduled for midday and arriving in Edmonton about 9.30 PM, provided Houston doesn't give us a problem. This is instead of our expected 3-hour flight.
Nicole has suffered the same problem with the Winter Storm, needing to fly out at 7am, instead of later. She checks with Nate, and we are OK for an extra night or two if necessary. We hit the sack at 10.30, too tired for another movie. Wait for the storm to arrive -snow was expected to start ...
... in 1943. Between the two of us we ordered a small pizza and the waitress informed us there would be a 45 minute wait to cook it. So we pulled up at our table, sampled some local beers and chatted to our waitress Margie who looked like she had been at Uno’s since it opened. When the pizza arrived it was certainly a large small pizza! There were four slices ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility