Holiday Inn Auburn
Travel Blogs from Auburn
... the 70's perfect for our trek up and down the steep hills. We finished our day with dinner at John's Grill, where a scene from the Maltese Falcon was filmed and where I began my quest for the perfect cioppino. Their version was very good as was Scott's grilled sea bass.
After dinner we took a quick walk to Chinatown where we "saw no evil, heard no evil and spoke no ...
... third most populous country after India and China, but statistically it would have been much more likely that we were born in to a life of poverty in the developing world.
Although life in a developing country is implicitly not as ‘cush’ as life in the U.S., one thing we’ve come to more greatly appreciate though is that in the developing world people seem to have a much deeper sense of community. In the ...
... learn that the Gold Rush is very much the reason for California's blossoming and is an interesting aspect of California's history. After Gold was discovered people came from all over the world to seek their fortune in California. Before that, there was a small population of people (mostly men) who came as pioneers, and of course California was still part of Mexico just before the Gold Rush as well.
Another thing we ...
... afternoon. There was a good selection of cars and we sat at the entrance and watched them come in (since they don't actually cruise like at our Main Street).
WEDNESDAY 6/4-what a day. We are heading north on Route 49 to Nevada City but first we are visiting Empire Mine CA State Historic Park. The park has volunteers that give you guided tours of the "clubhouse" and the "cottage" and then the mine entrance and machinery. They did a wonderful job making you feel like ...
... of other Grandpas (Here's a link to the book on Amazon). Henry and Mudge end up finding a pond that is just right for swimming and they excitedly go back and tell his parents about it. All of the Grandpas also agree with Henry that it would be a great day for swimming so they decide to head out to the pond. Henry's Dad mentions to him that since they don't have their swimming trunks with them that they will all have to swim in their "Skivvies." ...
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- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility