Super 8 Evanston
Travel Blogs from Evanston
We were supposed to be in Denver at my cousin's place, but stopping every 150 miles tends to have a slowing effect on your journey. Ouch, another night in a motel. That's luxury we can't afford.
... All for a usual steak price ($20-$25 each). All of the food was pretty good, nothing too extravagant, but good. The portions were huge... 16 oz for both steaks! And we didn't get charged for drinks (decent beer for Grant, a "meh" glass of wine for Bonnie). While we certainly have no reason to want to comeback to Evanston, WY, it was a great layover and provided us with a relaxing ...
... due to camping we've only had 5 showers in the past 10 days) and relaxing on an actual bed in an air conditioned room! The best part? We are going to do this again tomorrow...just relax! We really enjoy camping, but this stretch has been the longest stretch we've done without a hotel and it's been pretty brutal, especially since 4 of those nights were in an awful campground). We have slowly realized how much we want to get a travel ...
I've consolidated a week's worth of travel into one blog because WiFi has been spotty and I've had difficulties downloading my Mt. Rushmore photos.
This blog counts my miles as 6,817. Not bad for a trip that was originally thought to last 3-6 months, but is now going on a year. But, I'm coming home -- be there in July. I'm running from bad weather again just as I did last fall when I tried to outrun temps of 32 degrees.
Everyone seems to ...
... have driven through 10-mile construction zones where either the eastbound or westbound lanes have been completely removed and an entirely new highway is being built from the sub-roadbed up. The lanes we are driving on have been patched to the point that they can no longer be repaired and, I assume, will be replaced as soon as the other lanes are finished. Evanston is a restaurant waste land. Not one restaurant sounded good on TripAdvisor ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed