Super 8 Motel Perry
Travel Blogs from Perry
... and tornado watch west of us, right where I had planned to drive. Quick change of plans. Drive north 50 miles to I-80 then I-80 to Des Moines and hope the severe weather stayed south of us. We were almost half way to I-80 when we ran into the first thunder storm. I was doing 65 when I hit the south edge of the storm. As the rain got heavier and visibility kept dropping, I slowed to 60 then 50 then 40 ...
No wonder dad sent me down the lonely roads of America....highway 80 is
REALLY BORING!!!!! Nothing but cornfields, beef that goes to McDonald's, wide
truck loads, pro-life signs and some country music to keep me entertained and
giggling across the heartland to my next ...
... caring. Every time I get angry I always think about who I am at that point, who that anger reminds me of. The anger is my deepest fear in life. That fear that I am going to turn into a monster. I don't want to be a monster inside of me, that's deep in my soul. The monster is lurking in the shadows, I may not see it but I know it's there. It's just waiting for an opportunity for it show itself to the people around ...
... After we rejoined the group downstairs and we competed in a scavenger hut across campus (with about 200 other people). Kimberley and I grouped with 3 of the kids and our competitive streak may have come out just a little. We ran pretty much the whole thing. Dying in between the legs of the race. We managed to come in 5th place. Lol I think we surprised ourselves at how competitive we had become.
We went back for some down time and dinner then walked back up to the main ...
... perhaps, not), these new friends of mine in Des Moines had said to just put money away in an account and I would be able to afford the World Cup. That was in 2011. Three years later, I was off to Brazil---not a bad place for a first solo international trip, and especially a World Cup!
So after years of saving money, telling friends about my upcoming trip and witnessing the World Cup qualifying in new cities with new and old ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking