Red River Lodge & Suites
Travel Blogs from Fargo
If you take a map of the U.S. and fold it in half, right in the crease will be Fargo. The brother to the fabulous places on Earth. It felt like one of the coldest places on the continent when I was there. I was told it was a hot place but not today. It was a gold autumn day and there were a lot of towns.
So since last time I wrote I've worked myself over to Fargo, North Dakota, which is as close to Sisseton (where I spent my exchange year 99-00) as I'll get on this trip, but still feels like home away from home (which honestly Minneapolis does too).
I got to spend some more time with April and Chester last night (and got to meet Aprisl mom, and …
Today we left our new friends in Altona, and moved on towards Moline, Illinois and the John Deere factories. The Yukon had another flat tyre today on our journey south and we lost about 5 hours trying to find a USA phone service and when that failed and we couldn't get on to the National Assist service that came with the car. Then in desperation we headed to the Airport and were blown away by the excellent assistance that National Car Rental gave ...
... happy to change my flights at no cost and no questions asked. Apparently, I had an angel looking out for me because my original flight was delayed and I made it on that flight and made my connection to London later that night later in Chicago. After a long stressful day in Fargo I was ready to make the next leg of the trip to ...
Today we were on the road for 13 hours. The kids actually slept in the car for two hours, it was sheer bliss! It was a pretty uneventful drive. The hotel in Fargo is great. The kids burned off some energy in the pool and we bumped into a family we know from Edmonton! Weird. Another 13 hours tomorrow will land us in Portage, Indiana.
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services