Hampton Inn Phoenix/Scottsdale at Shea Blvd
Travel Blogs from Scottsdale
... it! Up early and a house day. I sealed all the drip spots on the patios, again, and now wait for a big rain to see how well I did. Also put the foam insulation in the shed where it is leaking in, badly! Hope that helps too. Phil did his exercise day while I did that. Dinner was leftovers from last night, and it was a nice warm day. I won both pool games tonight too!
March 13th- Was this a Friday the 13th??? Woke early to get ready for the ...
... game. We even got some pool time in.
Since then we have been enjoying a quieter pace of reading, pool time and going to the gym to stave off the worse effects of all the eating and cheap wine. We've also been taking a couple of golf lessons and trying to practice our game.
Scottsdale is quite busy at the moment - highest season so all places are packed and golfing is expensive. Things will get quieter after Easter.
For Mike's 69th ...
The Ellis' found this campsite about 4 miles from their house. It is awesome! Although it doesn't have all the facilities of an RV resort (washing machines, dumps at your site, cable TV or Internet) we have the most amazing 360 degree views. The sites have picnic tables and fire pits with 100 feet spacing between sites. There are hiking trails which we haven't done because we are too busy hanging out at the Ellis' Country ...
... carry-on, it only took a few minutes literally to find a cab to downtown. Approximately 25 minutes later, we were dropped off at the Marriott on Canal street. As usual, I had reserved the hotel through Priceline for a very reasonable price. Now for the second pleasant surprise, we were upgraded to a Suite on the 38th floor with a great view of the city. I finally convinced Steven to go to bed at 1:00 local time, 11:00 Arizona time.
... know anyone but this time was great- Several friends were there and I have some offers to cache with several! That is good because I do not feel comfortable driving and navigating to caches by myself anymore. I brought home half of my meal too. That was good. I have lost 5 lbs and have 4 to go! Why is it so easy to put on and soooo hard to take off???? Phil and I talked on my way home (yes, I have Bluetooth!) and more after I returned home, and finally off to ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center