SpringHill Suites Detroit Auburn Hills
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We have been planning this year adventure for 6 months and now we are scrambling to get everything finished before we leave. Thankfully a friend is taking some of our furniture and personal effects for the year since the storage unit is getting close to capacity. As we prepare to leave ...
... a quick shower which was so needed and headed off for a long self guided tour around Detroit. Jeff gave us some tips on areas to avoid and where the gangland was, very helpful as we seemed to avoid all trouble. We spend three and a half hours walking around Corktown, Midtown, venturing into the Eastern market which we thought was so much better than the #1 ranked National Geographic market in Toronto. We ...
http://blog.travelpod.com/members/ladyd i2138 After getting new tires, an oil change and a few groceries yesterday, we will be staring out this morning on our great adventure. Save the link above and check into our blog when you have the time.....we hope to update it daily. Heading to Chicago now, the official starting place of Route 66 Talk to all of you soon Ian & ...
... through customs at 4:25 which wasn’t too bad at all. We had heard that if we crossed at Detroit it could have taken up to two hours.
Our home for tonight is Emmett KOA in Emmett, MI. It is a very nice mom and pop KOA. They gave us one of their best sites—level, good electric, paved patio, good wifi (I hope) and we are settled for the night. Also, since we can hear a train in the near distance, it must be officially a campground.
We drove 218 miles ...
... slowing traffic. Our driver had taken lessons at the local Mario Andretti school and was fun to watch--at least for me. He and his front wheel Peugeot was as sure footed as mountain goat.. Because of the snow, our trip was a little longer than expected, about 45 minutes to an hour. But we were there.
Check in went well and we were up in our room --22nd floor-- in no time. It was 1am. I was hungry. So we went down to the lobby to see what we could find. Unbelievably there ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking