La Quinta Inn Caldwell
Travel Blogs from Caldwell
... an hour and then crossed the border into Idaho, the last state on mainland USA to check off the list and stopped in a small town called Caldwell, 26 miles from the state capital Boise. We eventually found the Chamber of Commerce and the 2 lovely ladies pointed us in the right direction for a campsite, supermarket and gave us a state map. Now armed with the necessary info, we got some shopping and then checked into a campsite run by a nice Dutch lady. Once settled in ...
... of the Jesuit religious order; annually on the last weekend in July; music, sports, dances, a picnic.
· The Sheepherder's Ball has been held since 1929, annually in December.
· Jaialdi, an International festival, is held in Boise every five years, next in 2015, performers and athletes come from Basque Country and all over the US.
· The North American Basque ...
... wonderful during the trip, but gave up the ghost yesterday. As we unhooked it from Arby, we found that it would not start. A call to AAA after Joe had tried everything he could think of resulted in an early morning service appointment. The guy came, but his power pack for a jumpstart had no effect. So Joe rode with the tow truck, and there he sits. But he took his writing with him, and I'm back at ...
... on the roads there were triple combo freight wagons (ie one lorry towing 2 large trailers - so much freight to deliver.
The land changed as we ate up the miles – forested mountains giving way to endless plains, then to scrub land - ‘wild west’ territory, then more rolling hills. It is amazingly unpopulated with only sporadic habitation – needing huge irrigation systems (and a whole lot of water) ...
... theme. "A bare-handed surgeon is dangerous....." This thought had occurred to me many times over the course of my career, never had it been codified into doctrine so succinctly. Heads nodded. The crew winked at each other as they initiated me into "the cult of the Universal Instrument" - the exact name and size of the one implement to hand to the surgeon in those rare cases when you don't know what he or she wants next, or when the surgeon is at a loss for ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center