Travel Blogs from Thornton
... we passed" and so we did. After eating our gourmet meal we headed back to Boulder where our friend Mary was providing refuge for these two homeless cyclists. Thanks Mary.
Ok, so after reading this you are probably thinking that this ride was a little depressing and why the hell would anyone want to do it. In retrospect it was very challenging and to some extent I think we underestimated the effects of altitude and ...
... to nine hungry, baggage loaded travelers waiting for their turn at ordering an american breakfast classic, a.k.a. the Egg McMuffin. They have a Sausage McMuffin with Egg which really makes no sense as the original has canadian bacon. Why not just order the classic and request either bacon or sausage? Why the completely different name? Is there something more grossly appetizing when you say 'Sausage McMuffin WITH Egg"? I would guess some ...
... I do. Loving my campus so much has given me a drive to succeed that I have never felt before. In high school I did the work because I had to. Now, here at my new home, I do the work because I want to. I want to make my school, my family, and myself proud. I feel as though I need to live up to the name "DU student" and I adore the challenge.
Oh I also forgot to mention that I can see the Rocky Mountains from my window...let me repeat that. THE Rocky Mountains can be ...
... sauce. It was one of the most bizarre things we’ve eaten and our bodies were sorely regretting it as we began our hike for the day. Why America? Why?
Our hike on the other hand was gorgeous, we stopped at 4 different lakes and walked through beautiful forest and crazy rocks, it was just marvellous. 10 miles later we were starving, that’s miles people! We didn’t realise at the beginning how long our planned walk was and only having a little bag of ...
... the way. No purple flowers, but the mountain views made it worth it and it was quite the workout!
After the hike, it was time to head back down to Estes to explore the cute town (and art festival). After eating Chicago's best pizza (in Estes Park), we had to taste test the fudge, candy apple, and cookies from a packed ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking