Ramada Northwest Fresno
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... it the "General and his privates." This enormous tree is estimated to be 2200 years old. Amazingly these huge trees grow from a seed about the size of an oat flake. I was reminded of the parable of the mustard seed in the Bible.
... enough, I spotted a statue of him on the grounds. We visited the chapel, walked through the lovely garden and into the beautiful church. It is obviously still used as a place of worship. On the grounds there are statues, including the one I mentioned and a native American lifting his hands toward the sky. To the north, one could also view the remains of El Camino Real in the distance from a ...
... Pinnacles National Monument. We completed 2 hikes: the Balconies Cliff trail (about 1and 1/2 hrs) and the more strenuous High Peaks Trail (abut 3hrs to complete with steep climbing and lots of switchbacks). The pinnacles is an ancient volcanic field rising out of the mountains. The cave was really cool to walk through as it was Pitch black so lucky we took a torch with us (we even saw tiny little bats). Climbing to the top of the High Peaks trail we ...
... and there was no adverse weather for the duration of the flight. I had about a 10-knot tailwind through California, Nevada and part of Utah. When I got into Colorado the winds decided it would be fun to switch direction and gave me a 14-knot headwind. I would say that my average speed on that flight was 170 knots.
I was excited to come into Boulder because that is where I go to school. Boulder, Colorado sits right ...
... enjoyed the challenge of trying to get our points across using our limited vocabulary, however it did mean that life was about to become a lot easier, or so we thought. Despite the fact we were surrounded by English speaking Americans, it still took us a few days to stop saying 'gracious' and 'adios' etc at every turn. In addition to this, I continued to look for bins to put toilet paper in and automatically turned on the 'C' tap thinking it was hot (caliente) rather ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking