SpringHill Suites - Louisville Hurstbourne/North
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A little lonely drive without Calie and Emily...even though they spent time sleeping, listening to music with headsets or involved with Iphones.....Traveling alone is not fun!!!!
I stopped part way from Salina, KS and booked my 3 1/2 star Marriott hotel using Price Line...I used the "name your price" and was awarded a suite for $52.00...Great …
So read this morning's Weather Channel forecast after my stormiest night of the trip and before a wet morning ride to Louisville. Little sleep last night after spending most of it in 3 waves of thunderstorms. First is a strong wind, then thunder simultaneous with the lightening and then intense rain that tapers over an hour or two. Sometime during the night my tent pole bag blew away never to ...
... and had to go over I65 anyway and take the scenic tour. This town is spread out, old and new areas, and we ended down by the river. We saw the steps leading up to the levee so we climbed and on the other side looking over the Ohio River were seats and a bandshell with a great view of the river and to our surprise the lock and dam located on the Kentucky side, what a surprise. Time to pick up the pizza, head for the motorhome and get ready to move.
Spent the morning at Churchill Downs and the Kentucky Derby Museum. This is a must see if you are ever in Louisville. Have never been a fan of sports involving animals, but you catch the fever while you are there. Would love to attend on a race day, but the every day Joe tickets are sold out for 4 years. Money that was changed hands on the last Kentucky Derby Day was $210,000,000. Had lunch downtown ...
Our day included several stops. We stumbled upon the Lincoln Boyhood Memorial Park on our drive through Indiana. We browsed the museum that honored Lincoln's boyhood to his early 20's. Our next stop was Churchill Downs and the Kentucky Derby Museum. We had a tour of the grounds, saw a video about the race and enjoyed ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
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TravelPod Member ReviewsSpringHill Suites - Louisville Hurstbourne/North
Wife booked this for 77 dollars on Priceline, looks like the day of the dump is over for me. Did sleep well here.
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