Days Inn - Fort Smith
Travel Blogs from Fort Smith
Today was a very long day of driving but we feel accomplished. 682 miles (all Teddy)....our biggest travel day so far. We drove thru New Mexico which was not that scenic to Texas which was even less so. Pretty flat and boring. But we stopped at a great "touristy" restaurant called The ...
We stopped for the night after 10 hours on the road. The girls have been great so far. We had some BBQ in Little Rock and strolled around the local mall for a couple hours. Ran into some storms and construction or the last 2 hours, but made it safely. We swam and went bowling in Fort Smith. A good Day ...
Because of the storms, multiple flights were cancelled, and other flights were greatly delayed, just like ours. I was near the front at Customs and breezed through easily. But one has to collect all checked luggage and then re-check it before going to your gate. My flight pushed off from the gate before my suitcase even showed up.
I had called my wife, and she was trying to see what she could do. However, because ...
... towed out of the way to clear the traffic at the end of the runway! So after a flight full of miscues and problems, we sat on the tarmac another 30+ minutes before they were finally able to tow us to our parking area and deplane. It took a long time for all our luggage to come out, but the hotel shuttle van was waiting for us, and we finally arrived at the hotel about 11:30 pm local time. I don’t think any of us will have difficulties sleeping ...
... a stroll around the town, I took some pics of course then back on the road again. Bey stopped to get a milkshake where the waitress was almost dumbfounded by the fact that we were from SA and England respectively. I don't think she'd ever met anyone not from the USA! We then stopped at our favourite, Walmart to get some salad for a picnic lunch. Now we were on our way to Memphis!!
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed