Doubletree by Hilton Hotel Denver - Thornton
Travel Blogs from Thornton
... so that left us with 20 min. to find our clothes bag and look for the bus. Of course that also meant we would not have any time to eat the wonderful barbecue dinner we had paid for not to mention missing out on the beer.
I retrieved the bag of clothes we had sent ahead, found Gordy and the bikes and we sprinted over to the buses. We got checked in and they loaded up our bikes on a moving van for the trip back to Evergreen. We then got on the bus ...
... with a Colorado spice blend and served with a zesty relish of corn, roasted tomatoes, black beans and cilantro. Paired with steamed vegetables and wild rice blend. Yum - it was all great. Our waitress was wonderful and we soon realized she had played Laurie in Oklahoma where she did an outstanding job. I know "I'll Never Say No" to seeing a play at the Candlelight. Hoping to see Guys and Dolls in the coming months.
The moment I stepped out of my car and onto campus, nothing about its appearance seemed different from the other times I've been on campus or visited. If anything it seemed empty and lonely. I guess that’s what I got for being too early. Of course there were a few other first year students who went to check in early and the people helping out, but I still felt alone. There was nothing to distract me from this ...
... to South Carolina. We giggle as the meaning of Shag is a lot different in British/Australian English. The conversation changes direction and we chat for a while longer and then Betsy remembers something she wanted to tell Colleen - "My friend's boyfriend is from South Carolina, and he knows how to shag!"... it's hard to keep a straight face and we all giggle at the double meaning. Dinner is tasty, I give in and order a burger - when ...
... for arrivals! I went to find the baggage claim and ended up at passenger pick-up? Not too sure how that happened! Once I had my suitcase, I gave Cody a call - she was running late as Geo had overheated and told me to look out for a truck - so I asked one of the helpers how hot it was outside? 'It's not cold' he grinned, (he was an elderly man working as a volunteer at the airport - they all wear beige waistcoats ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center