Travel Blogs from Des Moines
We left Park City around 7:45a.m. CMT. We were going to stop in Omaha for the night, but I wanted a shorter drive on Saturday. As a result, we arrived at Fairfield Inn and Suites in the Des Moines area at 12:30a.m. I used 10,000 points for the room. ...
... to be tomorrow so might as while not drive to complete exhaustion and make myself or my kids sick. This sometimes happens in the winter when I truck it to Florida all at once: I end up sick. So we are in a motel in a west suburb of Des Moines. There's nothing interesting about our location. We are surrounded by those office buildings that are so common in suburbs and are usually full of workers shipped in to do exciting things like computer programming or QA. They ...
Written by Molly
We had one last overnight stop in Des Moines planned before heading back into Illinois. As the trip moved along it became an experience not just about seeing some beautiful places, but also trying to reconnect with friends and family who live along the way. So when I remembered Heidi, my first childhood friend, lived around Des Moines it seemed like the perfect last stop before making our ...
No wonder dad sent me down the lonely roads of America....highway 80 is
REALLY BORING!!!!! Nothing but cornfields, beef that goes to McDonald's, wide
truck loads, pro-life signs and some country music to keep me entertained and
giggling across the heartland to my next ...
... was off to Brazil. I am sure a few of my friends here and there were glad that this thing called the World Cup was finally here because it was all I could talk about for a while. Friday the 13th is when I would leave Des Moines after taking numerous precautions, including Yellow Fever shots and other vaccinations, which as of this writing seem overly precautious; hopefully that holds true! After packing like a true Travers (re: way too much), I ...
TripAdvisor Reviews A-1 Motel Des Moines
Other places to stay in Des Moines
4755 Merle Hay Road, Des Moines | 1 star motelfrom $59
1920 Hackley Avenue, Des Moines | 1 star motelfrom $94
1140 24th Street, Des Moines | 2 star motelfrom $100
1348 E Euclid Ave, Des Moines | 2 star motelfrom $64
4940 Northeast 14th Street, Des Moines | 1 star motelfrom $57
4817 Fleur Drive , Des Moines | 1 star motelfrom $54