Hilton Garden Inn Denver South/Meridian
Travel Blogs from Englewood
... and I decided to continue our excursion. We had a look in a smelly pawn shop, did some window shopping in the mall and went for some food at 'Noodles & Company'. Afterwards, we headed back to the hotel where we chilled for the remainder of the evening.
All in all, we both had a really nice day in Denver as the weather was great and the city is quite beautiful, however they do seem to have quite a bad homeless problem, so that is one little ...
... was ready to take me back home when Bailey noticed that my purse was hanging on Mike's bag. RELIEF. WHEW, I thought. Our first and LAST (I hope) traumatic moment for the entire trip. NOT! We found a food court where everyone could satisfy their individual appetites and settled at a bar with stools where we could also plug in our electronics for a recharge. Bailey ...
... the water out of my socks! Thankfully the weather had improved dramatically by the weekend, so we dried out pretty quickly.
After Elitch's we went into town to 16th Street Mall, which is a really cool pedestrian-only street, with lots of shops and restaurants. Walking down the mall, we reached the Capitol Building, which Carolyn had said was covered in gold at the top. We'll have to take her word for it as it was under construction when we got there ...
... the famed biscuits and gravy for breakfast, not having had this American delicacy yet we signed up. Thus at 7.30am we showed up at the lodge awaiting our breakfast, we were both surprised (and a little scared) that the gravy was white, but the American’s serving were stunned we hadn’t had it before and raved about how good and delicious it is. The 'biscuits’ which were not as good as scones, but looked like scones, were dripping in this white peppery ...
... a bike ride around University Park at sunset sounds pretty kickin' :)
Sorry all the writing! There is just so much to say. I don't know anyone who can summarize their college experience in one sentence, especially not me!
I think in terms of being mentally prepared to head off college, all the traveling I have done has definitely come in handy. I have been to Costa Rica, Mexico, Italy, Canada, and France. Obviously experiencing ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services