If you're looking for something to keep you intrigued on your travels, a visit to Ankeny Art Center is an excellent choice.
It's found in Des Moines, a state capital that boasts a wide range of memorable sights.
Most visitors are happy to learn there are 26 different hotels within 6 miles (10 kilometers) of Ankeny Art Center. You can add the Courtyard Marriott Ankeny and Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Ankeny-Des Moines to your list.
If you're not hung up on fancy features but just want to have a clean bed to sleep on, stay a few nights at one of the area's bargain hotels. You might like to reserve a room at the Comfort Inn Ankeny - Des Moines and the Americinn Ankeny.
At Good Times (1912 Southwest 3rd Street, Ankeny, hungry patrons can savor every forkful of a full meal. After dinner, if it's the right time for a sociable drink, try Grubb's Pub (1165 Southwest Ordnance Road, Ankeny).