Shilo Inn Boise Airport
Travel Blogs from Boise
Having traveled most of the way to Boise the previous day, we had a short trip into Boise to visit Lindsey, Jaxon and Parker. We arranged a birthday party in a nearby park then visited a couple of the beautiful parks in downtown Boise along the river.
I think Darlene should give her impressions of that fun day with the grandchildren:
We arrived at Lindsey's around noon – opening the door to ...
o Range with scrub brush and a sprinkling of grass;
• Long straight stretches of interstate going to the horizon
o Road signs warnings: “Dust Storms Likely Do Not Stop On The Road”
o Semis with three trailers fishtailing slightly in the wind
• Ranchers readying fields for planting; expanses of brown, ...
... though is the guy who I spent a fair few hours getting to know. He was covered in tattoos from his neck down. He informed me that the feathers in his tattoos were something he had to earn while in prison, a place he’d earned his entry by assaulting some guy so badly he only stopped because he thought he’d killed him. To earn each feather tattoo he had to stab a prisoner of a different racial gang; the feather on his ...
... the Idaho Penitentiary were modeled on the Auburn system.
The National Prison Association, formed by private individuals in 1870, lobbied for the reform of criminals through education and vocational training. Wardens argued that involvement of prisoners in some kind of work is the best agent for preserving order, and also keeps them in better health.
A building at the Old Pen gives evidence of that. The dining room of 1898 was ...
Linda Burton posting from Boise, Idaho – Is that a streaker? I blinked as what appeared to be a naked man went running past, just across the hedge. Against a backdrop thick with trees, his chest was bare, but then I saw that he was wearing shorts, it was a jogging path. Next two discreetly burkhaed women came in view, purses slung on shoulders, chatting as they strolled along. And then a bike went whizzing by, the ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center