Mr. Sandman Inn & Suites
Travel Blogs from Meridian
... br> Jean had found a great winery about 20 miles from Garden City so we went for a tasting. We bought several bottles to add to our cellar (in the RV). They recommended a Mexican restaurant in town which was great. I won't eat until tomorrow!
We will get things ready for our departure in the morning.
"Slab Day", as the motorcycle guys call days of heavy freeway riding...
From Utah, we had an easy drive up to Salt Lake City, and then about an hour detour as we went straight West so we could add Nevada to our list of "states we've stepped foot on".
The cool part about the detour was that it took us right past the Bonneville Salt Flats. I've always wanted to see those.
What cracked me ...
... got into the conversation and was impressed also. He said if they would of known about me he would of had an appreciation and have the customers come and meet me and bring foods for the local food bank....He suggested that the next time I do this to prepare ahead, I said everyone keeps asking me when I'm going to do the cross country trip again and I said I need to get through this one first, then we would see maybe 75-80 yrs. young. It was all fun.
I then called ...
... on the road is really doing a number on the Raleigh. It did feel good to ride the Bianci though, I have only ridded it for a few miles before today. Right after lunch I pedaled into Idaho, Yeh! 1 state down and 8 more to go. The roads are quite as nice as Oregon as far as the shoulders being cleared of debris and gravel.
The winds were every which way today, very little tail, a lot of side and head winds again...glad to have a few days off after today. We will be trying to fund ...
... more secure then such is life!!
The plane luckily was late leaving so I had the chance to chat to my best friend Robert in Holland who said it sounded like I was in a tin can and I sounded like Darth Vader- No the Force was not with me today!!
The flight would have been uneventful if it hadn't been for the chair incident. I was there happily minding my own business attempting to get comfortable but alas no my airchair ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility