Hampton Inn Phoenix/Scottsdale at Shea Blvd
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Sunday was our last day. As we were not leaving for the
airport until 3pm, we asked for a late checkout and were offered complimentary
use of their spa area for the day. This was an impressive facility with a 25m
pool and young ladies that came around every 15 mins to keep ...
... as do the fun and interesting Gambrel Quail. The sounds of each always remind me of the desert. I'll try to get a couple of shots to remind you of how they look.
That's about it for today. I'm a bit tired from the drive. Anything over 2-3 hours in Shorty is a workout. Thanks again for keeping me at the keyboard. It's a pleasure to share our wanderings with you.
... Airport. Even though it was rush hour we had no problem and I was soon lugging my bags inside. I say lugging cause my big one was 49.5 lbs and my backpack was 22lbs! That is a load for an old lady! I guess I bought too much, but I had summer stuff to bring home and I cleaned out my unused things from the house and I bought a salt stone lamp that weighed 5.5 lbs. Uneventful flight to first stop in Maryland with a 1 hour layover and then on to Indianapolis where Sue and Chick ...
... my bag over-floweth? You know?
Also, I am a teency bit worried about it (my bag) not fitting within the carry on specifications. It does, according to Rick, and I measured it myself, too... but I'm going to measure it full tonight, just to be sure. It looks like it will fit, but carry on is SO crowded these days. I don't want to check it, I just don't. I hope that I don't have to put it WAYYYYY in the back of the plane, though. There is nothing more ...
... others. Mike actually headed up the canyon we had originally planned to go to. By the time we went to the arch we decided to save the canyon and possibly the peak for another day. We'll see how that sounds or looks before I decide for sure how far up I'll be going....it looks scary from below but maybe it will be okay.
We played marbles a couple more nights with the same 2 couples. I think the next time they ask I'll suggest we try dominoes or dice...just for a change!
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center