2021 T-Bone Trail · Lodging · Southwest Iowa

Stay at Church All Week Long: Malvern’s Art Church Studio & Airbnb

*We spent many days in the spring and summer traveling and exploring our way through Western Iowa. We had the pleasure to experience so many places and communities we’ve never been to before. Malvern, Iowa was one of those fulfilling areas we were able discover this year. Our stay at the Art Church was complimentary… Continue reading Stay at Church All Week Long: Malvern’s Art Church Studio & Airbnb

Lodging · Outdoors All Year · West Central Iowa

Tell Neola I Miss’er: Pottawattamie’s Arrowhead Park

*The recent Pottawattamie County Gallivant brought us lakeside to a park I have driven past far too many times. Shame on us, but we made it happen this go’around, and I was sure glad we did. Our stay at Arrowhead Park was complimentary and the views expressed are of my own. Now, let’s Gallivant! Neola,… Continue reading Tell Neola I Miss’er: Pottawattamie’s Arrowhead Park

2021 T-Bone Trail · Lodging · Southwest Iowa

The Hotel Haven of Adams County, Iowa: The Corning Hotel

*We had another phenomenal Gallivant to Adams County this May. We saw so much that was new along with what we’ve always loved about the area. Our stay at the Corning Hotel was complimentary. The views expressed in this blog post are of our own. Now let’s Gallivant! Corning, IA: Adams County The southwestern corner… Continue reading The Hotel Haven of Adams County, Iowa: The Corning Hotel

2021 T-Bone Trail · Grownup Getaways · Lodging · West Central Iowa

Staying With Cass County’s Inn Crowd: Atlantic Inn & Suites

*The Coca-Cola Capital of Iowa has been one heck of a destination for us over the past couple years. We manage to reconnect with someone every time we show up and our last visit was no exception. Our stay at the Atlantic Inn & Suites was complimentary and the views expressed in this blog post… Continue reading Staying With Cass County’s Inn Crowd: Atlantic Inn & Suites

2021 T-Bone Trail · Lodging · West Central Iowa

Total & Modern Relaxation-Audubon, Iowa Style: Blue Grass Inn & Suites

*A return trip to Audubon County brought us back to some of the same towns and sites we have come to love. It also brought us to a hotel experience that wasn’t quite open when we showed up a few years ago. Audubon has the rooms and suites for countless travelers and we were very… Continue reading Total & Modern Relaxation-Audubon, Iowa Style: Blue Grass Inn & Suites

Lodging · South Central Iowa

Let’s Enjoy the Suite and Eat-In: Country Inn & Suites-Pella, Iowa

*The recent Tulip Time in Pella got us to town and we discovered so much more while we were there. It was our first time seeing this town and we had an unforgettable time. Our stay at the Country Inn & Suites-Pella was complimentary and the views expressed in this blog post are of our… Continue reading Let’s Enjoy the Suite and Eat-In: Country Inn & Suites-Pella, Iowa

Lodging · South Central Iowa

Snooze Bar Workout in Osky: Fairfield Inn & Suites-Oskaloosa, Iowa

*We had a recent Gallivant to Mahaska County and stayed the night in Oskaloosa. And after a huge plate of pasta, I was glad this Fairfield Inn & Suites had a big comfortable bed waiting. Our stay at this hotel was complimentary and the views expressed in this blog post are of our own. Now,… Continue reading Snooze Bar Workout in Osky: Fairfield Inn & Suites-Oskaloosa, Iowa

East Central Iowa · Lodging

Amana In A Whole New Historic Vision: Hotel Millwright

*Many folks have been making regular trips to the Amana Colonies their whole lives with the old mill in the background. Me included. Then came 2021 and an unbelievable renovation to that iconic mill. Our stay at the Hotel Millwright was complimentary and the views expressed in this blog post are of our own. Let’s… Continue reading Amana In A Whole New Historic Vision: Hotel Millwright

Grownup Getaways · Lodging · Northeast Iowa · The Mud Belt-Traveling the Mississippi

Picking Your Suite Escape in New Albin, Iowa

*We’ve stayed in Lansing, Waukon, and now you can add New Albin to the list of towns that have hosted us in Allamakee County, Iowa! Our stay at the New Albin Inn & Suites was complimentary and the views expressed in this blog post are always of our own. Let’s gallivant! New Albin, IA: Allamakee… Continue reading Picking Your Suite Escape in New Albin, Iowa

Grownup Getaways · Lodging · Southeast Iowa · The Mud Belt-Traveling the Mississippi

Craving Suites & Burlington, Iowa Adds the Comfort

*Another road trip brought us back to Southeast Iowa and Burlington was the destination once again. Our stay at the Comfort Suite was complimentary and the views expressed are always of our own. Let’s gallivant! Burlington, IA: Des Moines County We made two trips to Historic Burlington, IA in 2019 and, on our second trip,… Continue reading Craving Suites & Burlington, Iowa Adds the Comfort