La Quinta Inn & Suites Paso Robles
Travel Blogs from Paso Robles
... us where everything is and then dropped us off at our Hotel.
The Hotel is just lovely. Thus is a wine tasting town and the Hotel has been here for a long time. It has picture perfect gardens with some big ponds in the back with Huge hungry looking fish in them. I think Pete said they are carp. All the shops in the surrounding streets are either restaurants, cafés or wind tasting bars. There is a big village ...
... wrong side of the road. We managed to find a grocery store so we were able to stock up on some supplies for in the car. A lot cheaper to buy there than in a restaurant. Our car is a white SUV Ford Escape. Very comfortable with leather seats. When you book a car you get to choose which one in the line that you booked. We had booked a Ford but we had the choice of a Jeep, captiva, Honda etc. we thought we were going to have to spend our first night on the road ...
... accommodation I think it was fitting to stay somewhere a little nicer since Derek is feeling poorly and well let's say it's a beautiful room for the price. Two double beds, sitting area, small kitchen area, two separate sinks a toilet and a bath - nice change from the hostel! So today we covered some 250 miles with another 200 more to go tomorrow before we get into San Francisco, but hey who cares about time when your off ...
... the Aquarium.
We had a wonderful morning going around the aquarium, they have a growing kelp forest, showing all of the life in the ocean outside, that we did not get the chance to dive. Their sea horse and sea dragon exhibits were excellent and kept us mesmerised for hours. After a couple of hours spent in the Aquarium we went for lunch/dinner and then headed out on the road to Santa Cruz. ...
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Day 3 campsite:
Mid State Fairgrounds
2198 Riverside Ave.
Paso Robles CA 93447
After sleeping off the disappointment of Day 2, Day 3 three starts off much better. Mike works on his knee and we are off at 6:30.
Day 3 is the famed Quadbuster day. The climb begins right after Rest Stop 1, the anticipation is much greater on this hill than the hill itself, but it is a climb. The day ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility