Staybridge Suites Sioux Falls
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This 'chapter' has been a long time coming ... because Kevin wanted to delay 'owning up' to being another year older. The title of this blog should now be changed to 5155west - but we'll leave as is :-)
We arrived in Sioux Falls, and spent the first evening downtown at a couple of great bars and a very good restaurant, so K had a very good …
A beautiful morning to the south, sunshine and warmth, etc. Too bad it was black as night to the west cause that's what we were going to get. We took a little jaunt into Missouri valley … a town, a small town, but it did have a traffic light. We looked for Penny's diner but our GPS droppued us off on the top of a hill in …
... in the whole world is grown here. For hour upon hour that's all we see. I even fell asleep on the back for a while and when I woke up the scenery hadn't changed at all. Actually it's great to finally see so much productivity on the land at last. In quite a few of the little towns we went through there are huge farm machinery outlets, silos etc. Finally Sioux Falls ... It's the largest city on South Dakota with a population of just over ...
... and Ted Hudstead and their son Billy, moved into the back of the Wall Drug Store. Dorothy came up with the advertising campaign of offering free ice water - she passed away in November 1995; founder Ted passed in January 1999 and their son died the following October. Bill's wife Majorie, now runs the store today and is carrying on the legacy with their sons.
To space the day, we stopped hourly or every 150km to give our ...
... We didn't realize we had crossed into Minnesota; the state line was confusing right as we were crossing the Mississippi River. Also we had lunch on the Mississippi River, in La Crosse. We are not exactly sure if La Crosse is in WI or MN. Anyway, it was a really hot day! I actually thought it might be a bit cooler up here--like colder up in the Midwest but seriously, ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility