motel in iowa

Cherokee, is one of the finest city in the IOWA state of the United States. You can visit Cherokee as a day trip or an overnight location. The people here are one of the few Native Americans still living in their original territory.  The 100 sq. mile sovereign nation is diverse in Cherokee history, traditions, art and culture. Tourist can enjoy a good time here. The city also offers Las Vegas style gaming and it is also the gateway to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

You can also visit the museum of the Cherokee Indian, where you can gain the knowledge about their 11,000 year old history. The beginning of their civilization in the mountains, their struggle for the survival in the harsh climate and the mastodon (huge mammoth like creatures). You can be a part of the lifestyle of the Cherokee Indians. While you are in Cherokee, you can see the traditionally dressed Cherokee, their beadwork, pottery, finger weaving, basketry, animal trapping, weaponry, canoe burning, wood and stone carving. You can experience such culture in the nearby village of Oconaluftee Indian Village. The village square is surrounded by a warrior house, waddle and cabins from 1790 to 1800, where you can enjoy the traditional performances which are organized occasionally. The most famous performance called, “Unto these Hills”, are performed in summer outside Mountainside Theatre. This shows the European arrival and “Trail of Tears” chapters of the history. It has been playing since 1st of July and is still played, for the people to experience this ancient history.

So, if you are thinking about visiting Cherokee and experience different lifestyle and enjoy a good vacation. Go ahead, book a hotel. You can easily find hotel with hot breakfast with reasonable rates. But if you are thinking about a budget trip. There are many motels in Cherokee, you can choose from. You can bring your whole family on this amazing tour and enjoy good time with your family in the holidays. Don’t worry about leaving your pets alone at home, there are many pet friendly motels in Cherokee for the convenience of the guests.


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