Travel Blogs from Ashland
Arrived at Ashland just after lunchtime.
First task of the day was to find somewhere to stay - our preferred place The Peerless Hotel had two slight issues - one they had a wedding taking place which meant limited options to stay and two - they didn't take small children - so that ruled them out. Triply compounded by the fact that their …
... pesto cheese tortellini (even though I paid an arm and a leg for it) while I read a book about a walk-about... seems appropriate.
After dinner, I went back to the Air B&B, turned on the John Denver Pandora station (I mean, LOOK at the decor, it just screams JD) and started writing my blog and some post cards. The apartment had this sweet antique record player with an iPhone attachment, and ...
... oncoming traffic. She was okay, but that car was totaled. [Semi sales plug] Never have we been more thankful for choosing our Subaru! We feel so safe having AWD in these conditions. That's what these cars are made for! The weather also improved– the temperatures warmed and the rain slowed. We made it safely to Ashland in a little over an hour.
Ashland is a beautiful and quaint little resort town located just beyond the Oregon state line. The ...
... famous for it's Shakespeare Festival. This is some place that I will have to put on my list of places that Suzi and I should visit together.
Only 300 more miles to go today. It should put me home in the early afternoon.
The weather is definitely cooler than that to which I have grown accustomed. I will have to remember to dress warmer these days. ...
My night train from Vienna to Zurich was enjoyable as usual. The only minor problem was that I kept waking up from a developing sore throat. Don't worry, this issue will re-appear tomorrow on the 9 hour flight. Going home is a very bitter sweet feeling but I must say I'm pretty happy to get back to Oregon and my life and all of the wonderful people in it. It's been the trip of a lifetime - I know everyone expects me to say ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool