Travel Blogs from Saint Louis
Hello! Today we left the hotel in Independence Missouri, and we loved our little hotel room...so clean and convenient to KC downtown area(5 miles) and nice and quiet area at night. The free breakfast at the hotel was a great feature and we used their computer to print out our stubhub tickets for the game this evening and ballpark tour tomorrow in St. Louis.
WE took our time driving to St. Louis and stopped along the way at ...
... grandmothers and the rest of the family. I am so glad we stopped to visit with them.
Last night we stayed in a campground with railroads tracks nearby. Tonite we are in a flight path of the St. Louis airport. Makes it tough to sleep. We will be glad to get home and in our own bed where it is ...
We are backtracking to St. Louis today (about 1/2 hour) in order to visit the Budweiser Brewery and see the Clydesdale horses...... The brewery is HUGE.....finally got up close and personal with a Clydesdale....they are a magnificent specimen of the equine family. The stables they are housed in had stained glass windows and a ...
... of vision that is the Gateway Arch. Not only is the structure amazing, but its corresponding park is too. Throw in a rather remarkable old courthouse dedicated to the Dred Scott case, and you have a perfectly-executed monument--one that shows modernity and history; gesture and narrative. We learned while visiting the monument that the architect of the project, Eero Saarinen, had made a career out of futuristic design, and when ...
... cages after spending the last couple of weeks searching for wildlife out in the wild. Seeing a bear in a cage was just not as satisfying as seeing one walking across the hiking trail we were just on or crossing the road we were driving on. Anyway, it was still a fun way to spend the afternoon and we especially enjoyed watching the Hippos float along in the water and seeing the Orangutans and Chimpanzees up close.
We stopped for a bite to eat ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool