La Quinta Inn & Suites Fresno Northwest
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Shouldn't have been complaining about the other breakfasts because at least we got them, we were supposed to have fresh muffins and juice. But they forgot, never mind we had yogurt and coffee with creamer, never need to have that again either. Vanilla flavoured double yuk. At least we got to get away a bit earlier. Off by 9. The oops in the heading …
... my other cousin and his family for the first time! Hopefully, from here I'll be able to make a day trip to the beaches of Normandy.
From here, I'll head to Geneva and stay with my aunt and uncle until I head to Beaumont, FR to begin my long stay with my dad's cousin and family.
Maintenant, je vais Útudier la franšaise! :-)
... of tee shirts, a few postcards and a bookmark. Got to have those souvenirs!
We arrived at Grant Grove, Kings Canyon, where we took an easy walk with Frank telling us about these giant trees, including the General Grant, the Nation's Christmas Tree and a national shrine. We learned that the giant sequoia is Earth's largest living tree by virtue of its volume. They grow only on the west slope of the Sierra ...
... we could get close to ...in fact we walked through some and, as already mentioned, we drove through one tree trunk!The first part of the road home was about 30 miles of sharp bends and hairpins with a speed limit of 10-25mph which the cars in front kept too. Nevertheless the views continued to be stunning. We drove past rivers, a reservoir and large orange groves and on into the sunset! A bloody good day. They do have a lot of scenery here and everything is bigger in America.
... go to any of the hotels near the highway, as that was the drug area. She directed us to the main street and we found a Best Western, which was really nice.
We had dinner and the obligatory 5pm happy hour drinks at a Brewhouse Bar and Grill across the road, which was really nice.
After checking out the map, we decided to go through the Sequoia Giant Tree National Park ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility