Super 8 Rockford
Travel Blogs from Rockford
... It was flaky not yeasty. So good!
We picked a street and just drove back through Chicago. All of the huge apartment buildings and old, old brick buildings with lots of character. Past Wrigley Field and Soldier Field and through downtown. We saw Willis Tower (formerly the Sear's Tower) and Trump Tower, Harpo Studios and the theatre. Lots of museums and parks and a group of cemeteries with ...
Well, all the lazing reading and listening to the critters means we had some chores to get done, so today, that is what we did. House cleaning.
As a reward we got to watch the fire flies again tonight AND we got woken up at 2:30 in the morning by a HUGE thunder and lightening storm! Loved it!
Okay, I have dried dozens of times to attach a video of the fireflies, but it just won't work. If it ever does, I will let you know. Sorry.
We took a drive into Rockford today. May I say...BOO! There was one small stretch of land that had some beautiful houses on a lake, but other than that...everything we saw was broken down, run down, empty and trashed. The "highway" runs right through town but we just couldn't get out of there quite fast enough.
We came back to camp and Mike decided to detail the Jeep a bit. I, on the other hand, just enjoyed the view. I think you can understand why ;-)
... We don't have wifi here so we haven't been bothered with the computer which has been weird, but also really nice. We have been filling our time with playing backgammon and reading books. Mike is running with the dogs and taking and afternoon dip if the beach isn't too busy.
We noticed that the dogs are getting a bit shaggy so...bzzzzzzzzzz. Sucks to be ...
... her FREE in Colorado (my mission)!! The cursive string that makes B = Barbara. As a whole it’s also a reminder of the calling that I felt to make this whole trip happen and the true meaning of life. The red shading probably hurt the worst…like someone scratching a bad sunburn! As I laid on the table, all I could tell myself was…if mom could endure all the pain and trauma with cancer (chemo/radiation, etc) and a ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed