Super 8 Manhattan
Travel Blogs from Manhattan
... was dirty and grimy. There was some kind of odor in the bathroom before it was even used. The bath tub seemed to have a soap scum and dirt coating. It was also funny to see lights that no longer have switches and wiring coming straight out of the wall in a couple of places. These are just the things on the surface. During our 20 minute stay we became more and more ...
My fearless leader who took the wheel after we left Topeka didn't check the gas gauge. We made it to Manhattan with about 2 miles to spare (according to the truck). We spent a lot of time "nursing it" and coasted down a 2 mile hill which probably saved us. Once we got to the gas station we messed around for about 2 minutes because dad didn't know if the guy at the pump was leaving or not. We are back on the road now and have about 30 minutes until we get to the hotel.
Leaving St. Louis mid-afternoon we drove the entire state of Missouri and stopped 125 miles into Kansas at Junction City for the night. Nearby was Fort Riley army base (but we were pooped after driving so we didn't see it!). The town was very ...
Manhattan, KS was a good time. After previously spending a long weekend there, I felt like I had seen about as much as I could. I was pretty much correct. However, because of our gracious host, Kraig, and his pals, Betsy, Beth, Diane, Austin, Rachel and a few others whose names escape me at the moment, it was a great time.
Drinks at Auntie Mae’s, a dominant round of disc at Warner Park (6 strokes?!?! really Kraig?!?!), Chipotle Raspberry Black Bean Dip at ...
... 55 degrees!). It was a great relaxing day of situating ourselves and letting it soak in that we are on our trip of a lifetime now, no looking back and nothing but smiles and excitement about what is to come. We look forward to some Cozy Inn burgers, bean/raspberry dip at So Long Saloon, and delicious beers at Tallgrass Brewery while we are in town, in addition to some biking around town and a visit or two to the Konza Prairie. Loving ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking