BEST WESTERN PLUS Coon Rapids North Metro Hotel
Travel Blogs from Coon Rapids
Normally we are running late to the airport. Like when we were going to Paris, we almost missed the plane, no seriously. They were paging us like crazy and we had to sprint to the gate.
Today though, we were on time but of course, the plane delayed. Why is it that when you're running late, the plane is early but when you're running on time, the plane is late? Go figure!!!!
From Minneapolis, we will fly to Chicago, then to Miami and after a 4 ...
... Mall of America. The mall is big with the stores in an outer circle and four levels leaving space for kiddie rides in the middle which included a roller coaster. I had a great meal in a barbecue restaurant comprising of a burger with brisket added to the burger meat, topped with pulled pork and two thick slices of jalapeno bacon with chip - Yum!
Wonder how hot it will get tomorrow?
... of the girls sounded too excited about such an outing (Jenn can't quite understand why Sauli wants to take us there either) but we go anyway to see a 'hunting and fishing' franchise store that has a unique selling distinction. My only concept of such stores prior to today is the BFC back home; Boating, Fishing, Camping.
We entered Cabellas which looked like a double-storey massive log cabin….. that was eye-catching and quite ...
... lolly heaven.' Anyway, remains to be seen how long the kids resist the nasties. They were very good as they designed their creations, munching happily on mini carrots. Annika was the most industrious making five or six different pieces of artwork, one even depicting the nativity scene. There was some initial talk of judging the artworks and declaring a winner however in true spirit of friendship all were declared winners…. Uncle ...
... to turn up at the door-step. Perhaps our return trip to San Diego will be without any "domestics'….. pleasant night driving ahead!
After lunch we headed out for the 'Big Hill' for some sledding. This hill near the Coon Rapids water tower was a neighbourhood 'secret' and one that Auntie Jenn had been suggesting we go to but it hadn't happened as yet because of Winnie being on the agenda. Unfortunately Jenn was working today so Sauli, ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center