Staybridge Suites Rockford
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In 1998 we experienced our first cruise. The Carnival Imagination, A 7 day cruise that affirmed our love of the ocean and traveling by ship. Now, as seasoned cruisers (17 and counting) all with Carnival and Princess, we've decided to try a new line. Norwegian here we come!
When: January 22, 2014
What: Norwegian Sun ...
... off a fantastic day of clowning.
I wish our lovely day continued on into the evening, but in the midst of the 95 degree + heat, on Hwy 39, just 20 minutes shy of our campground…our lovely, cozy campground with wi-fi, access to a/c, and a swimming pool…I glanced in my side mirror and saw lots of white smoke billowing from beneath the Idris. I pulled over right away, we checked under the engine and saw that we had leaked a ...
So when we got in last night, we stopped by the fire station where we were staying, but couldn't find our contact. I texted him and then we drove around the town to see what we could see. What we saw was three fire trucks with their lights flashing down the street a few blocks, so we made our way over to the town library for some a/c and free wi-fi to wait for them to be done. It turns out they had two fires and two ambulance calls that afternoon, so we didn’t connect with ...
We stayed overnight in a Walmart parking lot (we called ahead this time and we were rewarded with a manager who said we could probably stay there, as long as it was only one night) and thankfully it had cooled down quite a bit, so we just opened the windows and enjoyed the fresh air. Beth arrived late at night…at what exact time, I'm not entirely sure because I was already asleep. That is, until John realized we hadn’t pulled out the ...
After getting off to a somewhat rough start packing the car in the blistering Cincinnati sun and humidity, we managed to begin our drive westward around noon Cincinnati time. We found a decent lunch, Jimmie John's, which we ate in the Starbucks parking lot. After a trip to the cigar shop, we were back on the road. We drove 450 miles pulling into ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking