As I stated before, it was super hot when we left the zoo. So we did not walk around all the green space surrounding the zoo.Continue reading “Lansing, Michigan – Part 7 – Our Way Home”
We continued on our visit of the zoo. Since it was in a park, there was plenty of green space which was cool to see.Continue reading “Lansing, Michigan – Part 6 – The Rest of the Potter Park Zoo”
During the middle of the night, it rained. Stormed actually. We were fortunate we didn’t chose to go to Grand Rapids because the storms were much worse. (Hubby wanted to go to the zoo in Grand Rapids because it was bigger.)Continue reading “Lansing, Michigan – Part 5 – Strange Matter Coffee and Potter Park Zoo”
After we were finished with the Riverwalk and downtown, we checked into the hotel and took a nap.Continue reading “Lansing, Michigan – Part 4 – Dinner and Michigan State University”
While we were in the museum, it rained. The rain had stopped by the time we got out of the museum so we walked along their riverwalk which was cool.
The Dayton Dragons, our minor league baseball team, play the Lansing Lugnuts so we stopped at the exterior of their stadium. There were a couple of cool statues that I enjoyed photographing.Continue reading “Lansing, Michigan – Riverwalk and Downtown -Part 3”
After we were finished walking around the Capitol Building’s grounds, we went to the R.E. Oldsmobile Museum. The Oldsmobile automobile was started in Lansing which I thought was neat.
Did you know the band R.E.O. Speedwagon was named after the Oldsmobile company? I can’t remember the exact story of why they chose the name. However, that tidbit of information was interesting to me.Continue reading “Lansing , Michigan – Part 2 – R.E. Oldsmobile Museum”
Over Labor Day weekend, I was supposed to meet my friend up in Erie, PA. When that got cancelled because so many bad juju events were occurring in her life at that moment, Hubby decided I still needed to go away.
He told me to find a state within driving distance that we had not visited a zoo in. Well, the only two places were Tennessee and Michigan. After I chose Michigan, I then had to Google zoos in Michigan. I found the Potter Park Zoo in Lansing. Hubby wanted to go to Grand Rapids. Later, we were glad we had not gone there.Continue reading “Lansing, Michigan – Part 1”