The Residence Hotel
Travel Blogs from Aspen
Sunday was perfect. We spent the morning relaxing at the condo with a yummy breakfast of omlets , pancakes, cinnamon raisin gluten free toast, fruit and turkey bacon. John is quite the chef! Mid morning was perfect for taking the saucer sleds out for a run. The girls found a small hill just outside the condo and proceeded to go up and down. I took the morning off and watched the fun from the window. There were lots of giggles and ...
... him I am penniless and asked if I could sit there and wait. He was SO nice. Offered me a hot chocolate on the house and water.
After a nice rest, I caught up with the family and we headed up the Gondola to the ski school slopes. Hope loves to ski and it comes natural to her but Joy is a fish out of water. Joy and I spent much of the afternoon eating chips in a warming hut and thinking about how she was going to get down the hill. Eventually ...
... movement so we made our way up the hill and went down the leeward side where there was less wind. I have never experienced the wind holding me back like that before. I was happy that I could keep up with her but honestly after 2 hours my legs began to feel like jelly so we headed down to the base and toasted our successful day of skiing. I had to laugh when she said it isn't ...
... was more than knee deep. We sure lucked out!
John sent roses to all of us and had Karin's favorite wine delivered from Nappa. He is so thoughtful.
I didn't get to post last night.
Valentines Day today. The kids are off to Ski School. Hope wants to snowboard and Joy and Lilly will try their hand at skiing. Should be a fun day.
... the road. Green trees, gray asphalt, yellow road lines, and blue sky were the only things the eyes could see; simple, but yet serene and tranquil.
At the Independence Pass, a few people were walking with their umbrellas and raincoats toward the vista point.We parked the car and started walking. Quickly we ran out of breath. At 12,095 feet, the air at this Continental Divide is thin. Despite the freezing and wet climate, we soaked the panoramic view of ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking