Travel Blogs from Springfield
... traveled over and around a lot of hill country to get to what is considered the south end of the Willamette Valley with its major river, the mighty Willamette.
Eugene is home of the University of Oregon. You may know them as the Ducks. The other major college in Oregon is Oregon State (Beavers), Corvallis. We will be staying at the Armitage County Park Campground for a few days where we will recharge our batteries as well as doing a little sight ...
... So my goal is to make it to Eugene tonight and crash there. Leaving 126 West to coastline 101 for tomorrow. Just not much in a hurry today. In fact I would be happy just sitting on this bench and doing absolutely nothing the rest of the day. One of the rest stops we relaxed at for over an hour at - had a medium size stream flowing through it. It looked like a jungle stream (photo below).......even ...
... Klinkenberg, a columnist from the Tampa Bay Times who loves "old Florida." Great last full day of play in Florida.
Friday started with breakfast with Joe, good byes and we had time to stop at our favorite park in Tampa, Lettuce Lake Park. It was a WONDERFUL sunny walk through some very rich (birds and reptiles) area. Then onto to Orlando, airports and flights home.
Thanks to all of our family and friends who made our trip special! Home again.
... River from near its origin, all the way into town. It starts out so small, just a creek actually, then becomes this large river with whitewater. It’s so beautiful.
In several places along the McKenzie Highway we would hit large congregations of gnats. All of a sudden our face shields turned into something resembling a badly pimple-faced kid.
We arrived home with enough daylight that we could walk around our place and see ...
Snow! Can't say I'm missing all the hot weather in Virginia! Today we went to Crater Lake and there was tons of snow. We hiked down from the rim to the water and the kids went swimming... sort of. It was pretty cold water. The ...
Other places to stay in Springfield
919 Kruse Way, Springfield | 3 star hotelfrom $112
3350 Gateway Street, Springfield | 2 star hotelfrom $75
3443 Hutton Street, Springfield | 3 star hotelfrom $169
3480 Hutton Street, Springfield | 2 star hotelfrom $120
3315 Gateway Street, Springfield | 2 star hotelfrom $69
1875 Mohawk Blvd., Springfield | 2 star hotelfrom $69
969 Kruse Way, Springfield | 2 star hotelfrom $132
520 Harlow Road, Springfield | 1 star hotelfrom $53
3528 Gateway Street, Springfield | 3 star hotelfrom $132