Holiday Inn Express Lincoln
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Well, Grandpa and Grandma's drive started out a little rough...I doubt they would give the same account, but since Paul was in the car ahead of them leaving town I got the skinny. Let's just say that the extra insurance offered by rental car companies that we all decline might have been a good idea in this situation. Did I tell you that the nice …
Another long day of driving.
Boys' Town, Omaha, Nebraska is a National Historic Landmark founded by Father Edward J. Flanagan in 1917. And, yes, the 1938 movie, "Boys Town" with Spencer Tracy and Mickey Rooney is based on the actual home. Spencer Tracy, by the way, won an Oscar for his performance, and the gold statue was donated by him to Boys Town; it is on display in their museum. Father Flanagan began his work in Omaha with homeless ...
... took NE 2 from Alliance to Grand Island, where we picked up 80 East to Lincoln.. Cattle ranching is the prevailing activitynin the area. A "cowboy" we met told us that many of the ranches are 10,000+ acres, and a number are in excess of 30,000. The landscape is rolling hills similar to SD. You can see in some areas the sand showing through the grasses where either the grasses have died or the ...
The trip ended on a sour note when our flight from Athens to Montreal was delayed on Saturday causing us to miss our connecting flights home. To add insult to injury, there weren't any available flights into Lincoln until Sunday! All in all, it was a great trip. If I were to do it again, there were some things I would do differently and even a few I wouldn't do at all. We should ...
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- Wheelchair accessibility
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