The Golden Hotel, an Ascend Collection hotel
Travel Blogs from Golden
Travelled from Steamboat Springs to Golden CO today, beautiful part of the country, will be staying the next 3 nights at Dakota Ridge RV Park. Great location for taking day car trip up to Estes Park & Rocky Mountain National Park. Wrigleys sports bar & grill within walking distance for dinner. Owners originally from Chicago decided to use the Chicago theme for their restaurant. Owner proposed to his now wife on the big scoreboard @ a Cubs game in 2006, opened this place in ...
... find parking in Silver Plume area we headed on down to Georgetown.
Georgetown is a small, scenic community nestled in a mountain valley in the Rockies west of Denver. At 8,530 feet elevation, this town provides a chance to experience high altitude living without requiring a long drive off the beaten path. Though only a mile from the interstate, Georgetown feels more isolated and more at peace with the surrounding environment. ...
... stunning. There are a few you can do up there but we just did the one around Bear Lake. Beautiful. The sun was perfectly hitting the water and we walked around the entire lake getting great shots from every angle. We then drove back down and had to go check out of the hotel. We went shopping in town a bit which was nice. They have parking behind the shops which we didn’t know at first but finally figured out. Estes ...
Scott and I spent most of the day in Denver. It was HOT - in the mid 90s - so we didn't do the whole walk we had intended - the Capitol walk. We scoped out the part around the Capitol and hid out in the air conditioned history museum and the Capitol itself.
... practiced’ flying several red-eyes this fall (DEN-IAD, ANC-SEA, LAX-ORD), and he had done fine, so we were not terribly worried about the flights. But the 8 hour time change was going to be his biggest by far. He really did pretty well. The biggest problem with his sleep occurred the first night, because he had slept a lot in the car ride from Barcelona and was confused about when he should be sleeping. It took about 2 or 3 days for him to return ...
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking