Holiday Inn Express Ottawa

Address: 120 W Stevenson Rd, Ottawa, Illinois, 61350, United States | 2 star motel
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This 2 star motel is located on 120 W Stevenson Rd, Ottawa.
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Travel Blogs from Ottawa

Ally's Fault

A travel blog entry by allie6050 on Jul 19, 2010

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... and Sandy jumped out of the drivers seat and said hop in the seat...I need to use the damn bathroom....I definately replied "F%*k NO!" But, she decided to go anyway. We ended up being ok! Wow, talk about a nerve racking 3 minutes! LOL! Now, we are stopped for the night. We stopped in Utica, Illinois. It's pretty funny because all of the exits in this area are names of towns in Upstate New York near Sandy's house. There was even an Oswego! We found a cute little ...


A travel blog entry by chaletaria on Nov 01, 2008

... or Illini). This was basically a loose political alliance of several tribes c1500-1700AD. They were encroached upon by the Iroquois from the east and their numbers substantially reduced, allowing the Algonquian speaking Potawatomi, Miami and Sauk tribes to take over, particularly around the Lakes.

2. Early European

The Illinois area was basically French until the Revolution. The French explorers Jacques Marquette and ...

Radium City; Underground Railroad

A travel blog entry by chaletaria on Oct 31, 2008

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... the primary traders), Algonquin, Cree, Montagnais, Nipissing and Chippewa Indian tribes.

Ottawa was incorporated in 1853 (when the railway arrived) but founded in 1823 by early settlers and in particular the French explorer/ fur trader Louis Jolliet. In 1929 Ottawa was put on the plan of the Canal Commission (a plan to link the Great Lakes with the Mississippi) as a main stop. Its main claim to fame is that it is the site of the famous ...


A travel blog entry by chaletaria on Oct 30, 2008

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... to Council Overhang (where I imagined the native Americans holding their councils or smoking peace pipes- probably not true but felt real). It was a hollowed out rock chamber on a sloping bed of sand and looked like it would be a good shelter for a reasonable size group.

Then along to Ottawa and doubling back along the other (steeper and quite slippery) side of the canyon to Kaskaskia. The sun came dappling through the ...

Starved Rock

A travel blog entry by chaletaria on Oct 29, 2008

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... and creating the Illinois River (maybe in even only a week).

Illinois lies in the Interior Plains area with a low point along the Mississippi River floodplain from Alton to the Kaskaskia River (the area is also known as the American Bottom). The Interior Plains were formed 1.9 billion years ago (the Palaeoproterozoic) during the Trans-Hudson orogeny (=mountain building) when cratons (=micro continents) of Wyoming and Superior collided ...