Mirabeau Park Hotel
Travel Blogs from Spokane Valley
Today we traveled from Olympic National Park through Seattle (by way of ferry) and arrived in Spokane. Since there is absolutely nothing to show you in Spokane, I have included our pictures from last night. What a beautiful camp site and evening. Steak, Wine, Sunset and Sleep.
... out for dinner, but the lateness and the weather...Rats! I just checked back at what I wrote and you already know about the food part...
Anyway, it snowed a good four inches here in K-town, on top of the eight or so inches from yesterday. The motel slept good, regardless of whether it didn't really appeal to Lynn as much as to me. Is this a guy thing, or what??
Anyway, again, the breakfast was tolerable and we met Cheryl, on her day ...
... of Auburn, in the usual fog, at 9:30AM. I drove about a hundred miles or so and Lynn took the wheel. We had lots of fog, off and on, but the Summit of Snoqualmie it was relatively clear. Traffic was only semi-psychotic. Driving early on a holiday seems to be the best way to escape the area. It worked for us.
We got into Coeur d'Alene, Idaho at about 2:30PM. By stopping at a Rest Area and having cheese, crackers, fruit ...
Later, Lynn went out to the coach and Daniel and I watched a great movie: "Now You See Me." Lots of magic and illusion made it a fine film.
We'll leave today, Sunday, for our next stop at our Nephew TJ's place at Sand Point.
We'll keep you posted. Note: some pics are on the blog, but additional photos are on Flickr. If you are ambitious, go to http://www.flickr.com/photos/ralphieboy o/
I got a good night's sleep last night in Buffalo, WY, had some breakfast, then drove through the cute little town for a bit to try to find somewhere I could get some tea for the road. Apparently going through Buffalo is one way to get to Yellowstone so I'm sure it gets lots of traffic. I hit the road around 8:45am feeling good, and drove, and drove, and drove. I stopped for gas whenever I was down to half a tank because I was scared ...
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services