Staybridge Suites Kansas City - Independence
Travel Blogs from Independence
... Chop House. The exterior was very modern, with outside contemporary couches and silver tables. Fortunately for us, (we like the old school look) we found dark wooded floors, bar, chairs and tables(with white linens of course). We were seated right away. Apparently Monday evenings at 8:00, not many in the area out for a ...
... the sign.
After the tour of the museum, complete with a visit to President Truman and his family's graves out in the garden in the back of the museum, we got back in our car and drove a mile down the road to the house that he and his wife lived in after returning from the White house until their deaths. See pics.
Tonight we are going to head down to the Power and Light district and have a nice steak dinner. Bye for now.
After checking into our hotel, Exit 12 Independence Missouri...home of President Harry S. Truman, we decided to check out one of the suggestions on a list of BBQ joints in the area, given to us by the concierge. The place we decided on was Exit 11 off of I-70 and it was called Gates BBQ. The atmosphere was electric from the minute we walked into the joint. You wait in line like you are in a mcdonalds, but ...
... even listening to the story. I loved the it! Can't wait until we get back on the road again tomorrow to hear the rest of the story. Jeff did ask me a question as I was putting in the 4th cd: "how many disks are there?" I think that was my cue that he really wasn't listening. What do you think? Hope everyone is doing well. Until ...
... are in an 1860’s Walmart. It is amazing what they found. The family that found the ship did it all by mortgaging their homes and from donations from friends and family. It is an amazing feat.
We didn’t feel like driving much farther, so we settled for the night in Independence, MO.
(John) We got up a bit later than normal, but then it was worth it. ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking