Days Inn Topeka
Travel Blogs from Topeka
Today we met Corky and Pam at the Kansas Air Combat Museum at Forbes Field. This museum has an impressive collection of aircraft primarily from WWII and the Korean and Vietnam wars. Our tour guide was a veteran from the Korean and Vietnam Wars and Corky is a Vietnam veteran, so it was fascinating to hear their stories of how various aircraft were used in the wars. Corky even demonstrated how he had to sit on his helmet for backside protection and hold the doorway of ...
Now for the rest of the Oklahoma City story. After we finished with the museums mentioned earlier, we picked up Tammy's sister Barbara at the OKC airport. We drove to
Topeka on Sunday.
We met Tammy's brother Corky and sister in law Pam at a local restaurant for supper on Sunday. They did not know that Barbara was coming along, so it was great fun to see the surprised faces ...
... nine-hundred feet, we enjoy biking again!
The rolling terrain around the lakes is wonderful and the air enriched by the surrounding green fields! It's great to be in an Eco-system that's working well. Here even a simple act like breathing requires a lot less energy! Like always, when energy is up, spirits are up as well.
Stay Well.. Do Good..
..from.. A Cowboy's Guide To Life
“Don't Squat With Yer Spurs On!”... Ain't ...
... Development Building. We saw several more old signs along the main road through town. It was a bit like a step back in time. Our favorite was the Blue Swallow Motel. Their website says it's a "Unique Experience Out of Another Time". And that's exactly how it felt. The motel dates back to 1939 and hasn't changed since then. Their are garages attached to the rooms and lots of neon signs (although we were there during the day). We ...
Gray skies, lightening, rain, and wind...welcome to the east/midwest Kristine! It was a pretty unevenful day at the RV park. We did manage to get some pool time in, and Kristine got some sun in as well. The rest of the day was spent watching movies.
I spent most of the day - I mean ALL of the day on the phone and laptop. Someone has got to pay for this trip!
Well, tomorrow we head off to St. Louis.
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed