Residence Inn Denver Southwest/Lakewood
Travel Blogs from Lakewood
... the person who said going to college would be “exciting and fun!!” and yell at them for lying to me, but then I would have looked like an idiot because I eventually began to agree with them. As all the stress began to melt away, I did have fun. I just think I worry too much over small details. After I got over those though, I felt like I was starting an adventure and wanted to explore. I wanted to ...
... in historic downtown and exploring the Castle Rock Outlets.
Saturday night Scott chose Garcia's Mexican restaurant to fulfill his desire of a yummy margarita (or 3). El Presidente was the perfect fix. Megan & Hank and Darcy's friend Julie and her husband Scott (and their son) joined as well. We then headed to the Tavern, Darcy's old stomping grounds, to meet her friend Angie and do ...
... The drinking fountains run quite hot, I was expecting them to be cool from that depth. Not a particularly refreshing drink on a hot day but perhaps we have just become too used to iced drinks.
So general observations, the cost of goods is somewhere between 30% and 60% less than Australia and the quality better.
Tomorrow we head off touring the National Parks and tour through three to four more states including Utah and finally Las Vegas
As previously stated, these entries are being written on the fringes of this trip. Internet access was extremely limited and a computer I did not take. Being disconnected was much easier that I anticipated and probably much healthier.
We have returned from our adventure. I will attempt to tell the highlights - a much different type of writing challenge when not being there in the moment.
September 29, our departure, was quite a ...
... weekend (well sort of!!!), had Saturday to ski, started out ok til I took a tumble on the first run and went a gutser (not quite a face plant) and had to call it quits for the rest of the day with injured ribs. James continued on skiing while I walked around the village sipping on cups of tea. Sunday our group we went snowmobiling, which was great fun, rode to the top of the Continental Divide, an amazing site, at the top you can see from one side of the mountain ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Free parking