TownPlace Suites Urbandale
Travel Blogs from Johnston
... Christy...and a few "in spirit!" Still waiting to hear about Tim and family.
Happy Golden Anniversary, Mom and Dad!!! Today, William James and Charlotte Ann are flying out of Des Moines International airport with two of their children, Mary and Sue, to celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Las Vegas style! Jenny will be flying out the night before and checking into the ...
... no worries there at least until I got to the airport. The flight was overbooked and they were asking for volunteers to take a later flight and get a $500 travel voucher. Why in the hell would you sell seats that have already been filled?!? It's only going to cause problems for crying out loud. I did also pick up my souvenir from Iowa state, it's a shirt that says 'Nothing tips like a cow'. Gotta love ...
I'm all checked out of the hotel and just waiting for the shuttle bus, the doorman tells me it'd have been about the same price for a taxi to the airport but without all the stopping. You live and learn I guess. Sipping on a pumpkin spice latte from Starbucks, a truly odd taste sensation but it's growing on me. The trip to the airport was fairly slow, the traffic was still pretty bad. Got to the airport with plenty of time ...
... that traverses over two of the most opportune crash landing sites: barren arctic Russian wasteland and millions of gallons of freezing cold, undrinkable salt water. Yeah, Uncle Stomach has a way of missing the forest for the trees.
I choked up a little when I hugged the kids goodbye at the airport. I remember Amanda always used to talk about being worried that the house would catch on fire while we were ...
Do you think a bag of Cretor's Chicago mix popcorn, a bag of sweet and salty M&M mix, a small bag of CornNuts and, as an attempt to eat healthy, a bag of dried sugar snap peas will get us across Nebraska and eastern Colorado? Laundry done, house sitter prepped, cookies made for Kyle, and car gassed and ready to ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Free parking