La Quinta Inn Bend
Travel Blogs from Bend
Au revoir Hillsburo!!! Today is the day I start my solo tour of the United States! Sounds rather drab doesn't it. This is the time for my own self discovery or rediscovery if you will. Luckily this doesn't charge by the hour or my couch time is going to be expensive. I decided to go to hawaii on a whim... I felt strongly enough about that whim and …
... a pretty town of nearly 80,000, nestled against the eastern slopes of the Cascades. I got here at nearly 6:00, stiff and very tired. After resting a bit, I drove out of town again to try to connect with a friend who used to work at UC Berkeley. Since the only phone number I had for her no longer worked, I thought I would just (rudely) drive out to the address shown in the White Pages and say "hi." I found ...
... if I cannot find someone in Bend to do a vacation home exchange with. I put a bird feeder with seed out in the backyard, but I have not yet attracted any birds with it. I usually can hear an owl hooting, as I do right now.
I'll kayak from the River Park into town and back today. It's just slow-moving water that can be paddled up-and down-stream. Not sure what the plan is for tomorrow, but the afternoon will involve getting organized and packing up the car, ...
... the Deschutes River in Bend. We were both very impressed with room. It was very clean, well-decorated, and spacious. We had a gas fireplace and nice outside patio.
After settling in, we made the short drive across town to Pilot Butte State Scenic Viewpoint in the middle of town. It’s not often you find an active volcano within the city limits, but Pilot Butte is just that. We had planned to hike up the mountain and ...
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Up at a reasonable time and, as the tent was wet from dew, let it dry in the sun while I had breakfast (nice coffee and heated up breakfast burrito !!) from the sites office and sat on the sea wall to eat it. Also Skyped Jayne from there ad the sun warmed up.Packed up and before I left a guy at the ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking