Travel Blogs from Burnsville
After a night camping in the rain, team morale was definetly at an all time low! We dreamed of endless summer nights, hot summer days etc, instead we were faced with Scottish like conditions and an angry Zac Van Veen! After sitting around on our behinds, we decided to battle the rain and pack the spruce to the maximum and head towards …
Normally we are running late to the airport. Like when we were going to Paris, we almost missed the plane, no seriously. They were paging us like crazy and we had to sprint to the gate.
Today though, we were on time but of course, the plane delayed. Why is it that when you're running late, the plane is early but when you're running on time, the plane is late? Go figure!!!!
From Minneapolis, we will fly to Chicago, then to Miami and after a 4 ...
... the cost for parking while there is a Vikings (football) game on if $25 while the Twins (baseball) is only $10. Guess baseball is a cheaper game to see all around.
Have gravitated to AmericInn Hotel & Suites which costs a little more than Super 8 or Motel 6 but they have a swimming pool and spa and much more comfortable/cleaner rooms.
After cooling off in the pool, I headed off ...
Later we are off to the Mall of America! And, our home here in Bloomington, MN from 1973 until 1978. Both the kids were born here.
You will see photos of the Mall and of our home - Our First house that we owned. It had NO trees when we moved in and what you see was planted by us. Seems bizare to see it now.
Oh, and I did manage to find a barn or two and a beautiful church!
Went out for great Chinese Food and now home just a chilling.
... not nearly as hot as it was in Kansas City. The warmest day was about 96 or so (still too hot for my Oregon standards), but that was a huge improvement after 106 in KC. The second night in town, while waiting for the first of the baseball games, a thunderstorm moved in, bringing rain, thunder, lightning, and a drop of about 20 degrees in temperature. It was AWESOME! Tomorrow it's off to Milwaukee and more baseball! ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Kids activities or Babysitting