Hampton Inn Richland / Tri-Cities
Travel Blogs from Richland
Slept in and had a much slower day, in part because the speed limit through the northeast corner of Oregon was 65 versus 75 elsewhere. We decided to stretch our legs in Baker City where I spotted and ice cream parlor (eagle-eye ice cream spotter that I am!). I had a lemon sorbet and we enjoyed driving the historic town and taking a few photos of …
... vigor, as they may have said back in the "Dark Ages" of my youth.
Oh, did I mention she's located in Kennewick, Washington?? No problem, we can leave on Saturday, says Lynn. That's my birthday, I say, but we have no set plans, so I agree. She's so dang cute, who wouldn't?
Eight hours later, including only a single half-hour period of sheer terror in a MTDOT snowplow-induced white out, here we are at the Blue Dog RV ...
I jotted down some thoughts on traveling solo:
* is o.k...
* but, it's nice to have someone to share your experiences with
* you only have yourself to please
* it can be boring at times
* restaurants with people outside inviting people in ignore someone on their own ;-)
* there is no one to watch your baggage for you
* you talk to people & make friends you wouldn't otherwise make
We'll got up at 3:45 AM! We left the house about 4:40 ish, security wasn't too sure about my carry on so put it through the X-ray after opening it, still didn't like it so took most of the stuff out, and put it through again, glad everything was in those packing cubes.... Any way we all got on the plane and sat for 45 minutes? Already forgetting... We deplaned because snow inDenver grounded all in coming and out ...
... So it wasn't bad to put back together.. (Sounds like a commercial!) so am waiting now to board the plane to Denver, will check back in later.
Just added some photos of miei nipoti (my grandsons) proud Nonna, have shown their photo to my classmates in true Nonna fashion! Who ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center