Red Lion Hotel Columbia Center
Travel Blogs from Kennewick
... to get something to eat and fuel up the car. I was afraid the closer we got to WA/OR, the higher the chance of getting back into the smoke from the wildfires, but that never happened. A was acting like she was starving to death today, every restaurant she saw she wanted to stop and eat at… especially Arby's for some reason. We’ve been avoiding fast food the entire trip, so she was disappointed in ...
... we really tuned into sightseeing mode. The drive across Idaho and into Oregon was amazing. We followed the Snake River again for many miles. We drove into Paradise Valley, while we followed the original Oregon Trail. The lush valley was filled with green irrigated pastures, crops everywhere, and many fat cows. We went thru Baker City, founded in 1874. As we drove, we passed the 45th parallel - we were exactly ...
... the floor for a very shy man named Troy and started chanting his name to try and get him to dance and he started break dancing on the floor. The whole crowd started cheering and then we all joined him. It was a great reminder of what this summer is about and how meaningful every mile on the bike is. Thank you Troy, and everyone else at the arc of the Tri Cities for a great time ...
Stopped at Stanfield Rest stop... Most prettiest & best rest stop bathrooms I've ever seen :) Even has a mirror! (Not a sheet of metal). Lovely drive so far & we're making good progress! 370 miles left to Twin Falls! (Less than 6 hours drive left for the ...
... vigor, as they may have said back in the "Dark Ages" of my youth.
Oh, did I mention she's located in Kennewick, Washington?? No problem, we can leave on Saturday, says Lynn. That's my birthday, I say, but we have no set plans, so I agree. She's so dang cute, who wouldn't?
Eight hours later, including only a single half-hour period of sheer terror in a MTDOT snowplow-induced white out, here we are at the Blue Dog RV ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility