Howard Johnson Inn Salina Kansas
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Day 5 back on the road
Yesterday we had the best breakfast yet with Paula's cousin, Michael DeGarie and his wife Sandra. The last time we'd seen them, Paula and I were camping in a park on Lake Dillon and we'd visited. That was 1992. Back then Michael was a chiropractor. As an avocation he and Sandra had taken up country dancing. Now Michael is wrangler for Copper Mountain, handling the big Belgian and ...
After watching Emily and Calie pass through TSA Security, I jumped in my SUV and started my journey East...However, I neeedd some energy and comfort food so I stopped at an airport Dunkin Donuts for an Apple Fritter and Ice Coffee...I had already made the decision not to take advantage of ...
... be to people trying to learn English. What brought this about? It was the restaurant we went to in Steamboat Springs. We were looking for the restaurant named Oar. Why this name? Because in Steamboat you think of water so oar was the word, but when we arrived it was Ore restaurant. So was it oar or ore? I just said three words that are pronounced the same. Why did I think of that? Maybe boredom, maybe it is just weird for three words to ...
... to an end, but at the same time we are getting ready to get back home and have our own space again as well as see family and friends (and especially find out who the kids teachers are). We were going to stop for the night in Hays, Kansas, but decided to just stop for dinner and then continue on a little. On our drive we saw some flashing red lights in the distance. It was hard to tell what it was at first, but then we realized that it was the wind turbines. ...
We left the great sand dunes and drove through Colorado into Kansas where we spent the night at another walmart. The next morning, we got up and drove to Abilene, ks, the home of the Eisenhower museum and library. We toured his boyhood home, which was way smaller than Jefferson's which we saw last year. Then we checked out the grounds and the museum. Finally, we made the push to St. Louis where we stayed at a ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking