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Travel Blogs from Flagstaff
So this morning we woke up at 5:30am and headed six hours towards Monument Valley, we made good time and having left the hotel at 6:15, reached monument valley at 11:30! We took photos on our way in and then headed for the visitor centre where we had panoramic views of it, it was amazing! So pretty! We ended up taking a load of photos, then buying a load of souvenirs (I may have brought too much) ...
... them inside where there was a selection of interesting beers. They then announced last orders at 8pm, worse than Scotland in the old 10pm days! Fortunately we were not far from the Beaver Brewery which had a very crowded restaurant but they found us a table and we had a really good meal, however I can't remember the price as we all chipped in and paid it in cash to save doing any accounting.
It was a bit of a struggle but I made it back to the motel without too many stops.
... be open, they actually drove around to check first. Meanwhile, I used the cans of tire inflator and sealer (gift from Bill) to get the tire up - after which it was easy to find the leak: a puncture hole blowing out air. Yes, I used my finger to stop it, honestly thinking that it would help. Pretty sure it did help (my shaking hands). I really wanted to avoid changing the tire - there was nowhere to put ...
... repair. Abe was bushed after all the handyman activity. We hung out for a bit, had a snack, and then drove to the Visitor's Center to get oriented. Along with 40 million other people (this was the most packed I'd ever seen a park), we got some information from the folks at the Center and then walked a bit of the rim trial that extends just behind the Center. Our first views of the Canyon were, while crowded, incredible. It just can't be described fully -- there must be ...
... or 2 later brought out the real Sunnarborg adventurers....we climbed down the rocky side out to a rocky ledge and over rocky boulders to feel like we were king of the world. Sometimes you just have to climb! Even if it's barefoot (N)!! We even got Dan who doesn't like hights to go out on a ledge and we took some great Dad's Day fotos. It was a spectacular day, gorgeous blue sky, and fun to share this amazing world wonder with our guys who ...
Other places to stay in Flagstaff
2515 E. Butler Avenue, Flagstaff | 3 star hotelfrom $142
- Quiet Nostalgia
- Great place
- Wonderful hotel!!!
1175 West Route 66, Flagstaff | 3 star hotelfrom $135
- A relief
- Great Welcome Good Food Excellent Room
- A stay from hell
300 S Milton Rd, Flagstaff | 3 star hotelfrom $160
2320 E Lucky Lane, Flagstaff | 2 star hotelfrom $149
- Good Continental Breakfast
- Wonderful progress on rennovation
- Remodeling, stay at your on risk
2015 South Beulah Blvd, Flagstaff | 2 star hotelfrom $123
- Use Caution
- Great stay
- Would stay there again
2005 South Milton Road, Flagstaff | 2 star hotelfrom $119
- An excellent hotel
- Fiarfield is fine
- Great location and price
1400 N. Country Club Road, Flagstaff | 3 star hotelfrom $129
- Quiet, excellent and reasonable
- Stay Here! Awesome Place!
- Very Pet Friendly!
706 South Milton Road, Flagstaff | 3 star hotelfrom $150
- Great Hotel - 8/11-8/13/04
- Great Staff!!
- EMBASSY SUITES TOO LOUD
2500 East Lucky Lane, Flagstaff | 2 star hotelfrom $48
2650 South Beulah Boulevard, Flagstaff | 3 star hotelfrom $158
16630 North Scottsdale Road, Scottsdale | 2 star hotelfrom $158
2455 Beulah Blvd, Flagstaff | 2 star hotelfrom $152
2200 E. Butler Ave, Flagstaff | 2 star hotelfrom $86
1008 East Route 66, Flagstaff | 2 star hotelfrom $64
- Would be negative if available...
- Terrible Place to Stay
- Worst place ever!! Don't stay here.....
2350 E Lucky Ln, Flagstaff | 2 star hotelfrom $63
2755 Woodlands Village Blvd / I-17, Flagstaff | 2 star hotelfrom $75
- Schönes Hotel für Tagesausflüge in Flagstaff und Umgebugn
- Nice hotel for day trips in the Flagstaff area.
- Still a Great Hotel
2000 S. Milton Road, Flagstaff | 2 star hotelfrom $91
350 West Forest Meadows Street, Flagstaff | 3 star hotelfrom $137
2520 East Lucky Lane, Flagstaff | 2 star hotelfrom $60
2540 East Lucky Lane, Flagstaff | 2 star hotelfrom $59
2355 S Beulah Blvd., Flagstaff | 2 star hotelfrom $120
- Nice, Clean Hotel, Great Breakfast
- High value
- OK for the energetic
602 W. Route 66, Flagstaff | 1 star hotelfrom $82
2765 S Woodlands Village Blvd., Flagstaff | 2 star hotelfrom $98
3300 East Route 66, Flagstaff | 1 star hotelfrom $54