South Dakota

    Sioux Falls, South Dakota: A Great Destination For The Budget-Minded

    7/13/20 •

    If you’re traveling through southeastern South Dakota, be sure to explore Sioux Falls. It’s a budget bonanza. My son and I started our visit in lovely Falls Park, where the Big Sioux River cascades over rose quartzite rocks in the city’s namesake falls. We enjoyed the panoramic view from the five-story observation tower and found…

    Palisades State Park, South Dakota

    12/02/13 •

    We bought a camper to create special memories with our grandchildren, and Palisades State Park, just outside Garretson, South Dakota, proved to be a great place to start. The Split Rock River runs alongside the campground in this beautiful park, which is filled with lovely red Sioux quartzite formations and chasms. We had a great…

    Triangle Ranch Bed and Breakfast in South Dakota's Badlands

    9/04/17 •

    The Triangle Ranch Bed & Breakfast near Philip is a unique place to stay if you’re vacationing near Badlands National Park in South Dakota. Hosts Kenny and Lyndy Ireland warmly welcomed us to their 1923 Spanish-style Sears, Roebuck & Co. mail-order Honor Bilt kit home (“Alhambra” model). Tastefully decorated in 1920 decor, it’s listed on…