Mountain Retreat Resort
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking
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... booming economy in 2001. While that history lesson may have made your eyes glaze over, here is a quick and interesting summary of the dollar/peso exchange situation, and another pessimistic view of the economy. Oddly, the largest currency note printed in Argentina is the 100 peso bill. The government fears that larger bills would be an admission of ...
... ladders into the chasm. For a pinch of gold dust you could take a stalactite home with you. This chasm is unique because of helictites that go all crazy. They are formed on crystal at a time and defy gravity. It was fun and a work out of 165 steps down and up.
Then we we took a circle around through Sutter creek, Amador city, Dry Creek and back to Plymouth. We tired in several towns to get a cup of coffee to no avail, ...
... br> The next day we headed to Calaveras State park where they have some Giant Sequoias. I knew they were big but wow! these are some big feckin trees. I mean really big. Tall and huge. Massive and colossal even… they do make you feel insignificant especially when you consider that the really big ones can be up to 3000 years old. But there is a real sense of peace and timelessness when you are with them. It is easy to understand ...
This morning we were up really early to have a full day in Yosemite park. We were all pretty excited and discussing the options that Graeme had given us for the hikes we could do. He was planning on driving us to Glacier Point and having us walk back down the mountain to Curry Village in the centre of the park to meet for dinner, by one of either two routes. The first route was 4 Mile Hike, a series of steep switchbacks that lead to the west of the mountain, and the second ...
... really don't do it much justice.) There were a number of wonderful structures in there and the temperature was quite cool...and I was really proud of all the Micleas...we did quite well in there. We ended up descending to a couple different platforms and were able to see the structures that put this specific cavern on the map...the helictites. It turns out that these pretty structures, which kind of look like a wall of rice noodles or ...