Residence Inn Eugene Springfield
Travel Blogs from Eugene
... Outside of laundry, we spent the majority of the night watching the Olympics and constantly checking the weather for the remainder of our 300 mile trek (seriously, that's it!) to Seattle. For now, we're looking at temperatures in the 40s and light precipitation. As usual, we've booked two backup hotels (just south of Portland and in Vancouver again), but we hope that Monday is the day we finally make it to the Emerald City. ...
... mug! I finish all of my burger while Jil high grades all of the chili and hot dog out of her hotdog bun. Much to our delight the food was actually very tasty.
After eating lunch we are tapped out of energy. We head back the same way we came until we reach Interstate 5. The last 19 miles find us on the interstate following a herd?, gaggle?, OK, a long procession of speeding big rigs whose drivers seem to be unaware of the 55 mph truck speed limit.
... clique garb, but he had that gaze, that I've seen too often, of someone who's eaten mushrooms or acid one too many times. Stretched their psyche a little too thin and far in a socially-incompatible direction. A stone that never goes away. Unsurprisingly, he was walking past the glass hash pipe purveyors, a rather smelly looking bunch, I must say. Part hippy, part homeless, all human. Despite their assumed personas and the accompanying ...
... So my goal is to make it to Eugene tonight and crash there. Leaving 126 West to coastline 101 for tomorrow. Just not much in a hurry today. In fact I would be happy just sitting on this bench and doing absolutely nothing the rest of the day. One of the rest stops we relaxed at for over an hour at - had a medium size stream flowing through it. It looked like a jungle stream (photo below).......even ...
... over the world doing a bike ride through Oregon and we just happened to pick the wrong day to go to Crater Lake. But it was worth the hassle to see the lake.
Arrived in Eugene, OR about 3:30 and thanks to Rich, who has arranged that we get a tour of the football stadium . Of course will have to get Abram something with Oregon Ducks on it.
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility