Horizon Inn Motel
Travel Blogs from Lincoln
... a long day! Both performances went really well and the kids had a blast, so that makes it worth it! The festival is a week-long conference held at the University of Nebraska. Kids stay in dorms. Official chaperones also stay in dorms. Yes, we're talking the traditional bathroom down the hall kind of dorms. Thankfully, they have separate housing for the "support staff," the folks that are ...
This morning we visited the Homestead National Monument of America. The Homestead Act of 1862 offered free land (160 acres) for anyone willing to live on it, farm it, and build a home. Through this Act, the government gave away 270 million acres of land. Of that, only about 40%252525 of the folks actually received the title for the land - which required 5 years of "homesteading." The NPS site is at the location of one of the very first parcels given away through this ...
... made across Nebraska. I-80 through Southern Nebraska is one long road going east/west and looks the same all across the state - flat and green. Tonight we'll enjoy another Red Box movie and maybe some apple cobbler with ice cream later (that would be Jim speaking), as we are parked behind a Cracker Barrel and he googled their dessert ...
... us to get our own drinks from the barman(unheard of in America). To cap it all, the loos were flooded at the end of the evening and we had to hold on until we got to the hotel. By great good fortune a temporary respite was awarded and we were able to walk back to the car when it wasn't ...
... the edge of campus.
There is a cool area right off campus called Haymarket District with plenty of restaurants and bars. That is where we had lunch before heading back to the campground.
We rode our bikes to a local sports bar for dinner and to watch UVA in the baseball championships, and the NBA Western
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking