Sheraton Denver West Hotel
Travel Blogs from Lakewood
I stepped out from underneath the shadow of the car park looming over my head and into the sunlight. The red brick of the buildings instantly melted my heart. The brightness of the day made the grass glow, so that it almost appeared fake. Little paths wound between the picturesque buildings, and a pond with a bridge looked like it came straight out of a fairytale. I fell head over heals in love with DU at first sight. It was a few days before move in, so campus was ...
... from her jogging route. We thus decided the campground was aptly named –Elk meadow.
The next day we took the drive through Rocky Mountain National Park to a cute town on the other side. It’s pretty high up in old Rocky Mountain. Just walking up a slight incline to the toilets had us puffing at one point. We feel justified in this as it is the highest continuous paved road in the USA, its highest point being 3713 metres. Luckily we acclimatised ...
... and Karyn enjoyed a pedicure, then returned and chatted by the pool and got their tan on while waiting for the boys to get back and grill.
Monday S&B left bright and early for their 7:30 tee time at Fox Hollow for 27 holes. K & D ventured over to Cherry Creek and did some window shopping. The real goal was crepes, but after wandering for a long time and what felt like several miles, ...
... to open up a little bit.
Final night in Denver and Peter took me to the Red Rock’s Amphitheater to see Wayne’s World. It is a famous venue so I knew I had to go there while in Denver and was happy to know that I’d watch a movie set in the next place I was planning on going: Chicago. The School of Rock, a comedian and a few other performances led up to the showing of the movie. It was an enjoyable night.
I was glad to be ...
Gisterenavond zijn we geland in Denver. De vluchten zijn vlot verlopen en zelfs het eten op het vliegtuig smaakte. We werden al direct uitgenodigd op een BBQ bij Eric (Cristina's vriend), leuke mensen, leuke sfeer, lekker eten (mais! mmm...), kortom perfecte eerste avond.
Goeie nacht geslapen en wakker geworden met een schitterend Amerikaans ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility