Silver Cloud Inn Redmond
Travel Blogs from Redmond
... Chitra Sarmma from Infosys in India. Her presentation on "Using Serious Games for Leadership Development" hilighted managerial Game Based Learning (GBL). In several of the presentations novice and mastery was discussed and Chitra quoted research that said it takes a user approximately 10,000 hours of play before they move from novice to master.....but research also shows just because you many finish the game, this ...
... Everybody said they did not have the “power” to do that and talk to “that person over there” – the other tourists in line all said – just go up ahead – people won't mind. One traveller lifted the barrier ropes for us and said just go – and we ran up to security. Shoes off (yes, belts, shoes, jewellery, etc in Canada and US) – we are now in barefeet. It is 3:22pm ...
... the walls of toy castles and the names of benefactors are carved into every spare inch of wood. Bizarrely, our home looks like a Swiss chalet with a minstrel’s gallery overlooking the sitting room, a little meadow, orc*********d and enormous Douglas Fir that houses the infamous cat-munching sea eagle. At night the froggy conductor taps his baton on his lilly pad, draws the attention of his orchestra and the croaking begins. So far we have seen little more ...
... the family for their "top 5" list, here it is:
*Visiting Andrea and Matt in Boone
*Monument Valley / Bryce Canyon
*Washington D.C. (though it was exhausting)
*Maine (though probably just because it reminds her of Friday Harbor and Whidbey Island)
*New York (limited as it was)
As I mentioned yesterday, I'll probably do one more post tomorrow just to have an even 40. Carol is going to help me fix the map on this site too, so it more accurately represents our route.
I'll also do the final tally of stats (37 states, 39 days, 8,800 miles - I know those off the bat).
Maybe we'll try to plan an open house with slideshows and 6 people narrating :-)
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking