Travel Blogs from Rochester
The excitement had been building for this trip, and we are finally on the road! We left home around 7:15 after eating some homeade pizza, chicken and cheese wraps, finished off yogurts and strawberries. Basically we cleaned out the fridge! We are fully loaded with the mini van and hauling "Jake's trailer", a ...
The North Iowa Band Festival Parade kicked off Saturday morning with a broad collection of high school and middle school bands from the North Iowa area. Mason City High School serves as the host and led off the parade with a rousing rendition of "76 Trombones" from the Music Man. Meredith Wilson, the writer of the Music Man, was born in Mason City. The festival features his musical legacy.
We were able to trek up to Manly, Iowa, about 10 ...
... face. The next couple days will be somewhat painful as the pain meds wear off and she is up and walking around. The surgeon was quite satisfied with the procedure and is hopeful for a significant reduction in her back pain. We will not know the extent of the pain reduction for several weeks.
Jane sends her love to everyone, and we thank you all for your encouraging words and prayers!
Aloha and Mahalo,
Bob & Jane
... lunch catching up and doing a little prep for our conclave in NOLA in April. Bev brought me pickles, baby dills no less. Fantastic! Bobby and Sadie do not eat pickles so these are all mine. Litka is looking good and bought me a spotted cow. You can't get a spotted cow in Maryland (see New Glaus Brewing).
Headed up to the international Crane Foundation near Baraboo. Baraboo looks ...
... there and then the caves, interesting limestone and shale formations. We learned there are many tunneling caves under this area of MI.
9/17 -9/18 KOA Mitchell, SD, 1 night
Home of the World Famous Corn Palace …and other tourist stuff.
We left Preston, MN via I90 all the way across MN to the KOA in Mitchell, SD. ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Courtesy Inn Rochester
Other places to stay in Rochester
1230 South Broadway, Hwy 63 & 14, Rochester | Motelfrom $52
1850 South Broadway, Rochester | 2 star motelfrom $93
2107 West Frontage Road, Rochester | 1 star motelfrom $54
20 Northwest Fifth Avenue, Rochester | Motelfrom $55