Spokane House Hotel
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... the water, and while it was cold, I was expected a lot colder. Still no way I would get in it.
Kind of makes me wonder if anyone does raft down this. It seems way way to rough for anyone to get through it. Just look at the videos below to see what I mean (It was windy, so the videos are loud, sorry!).
Video #1 - The Kootenai River
Video #2 - The Kootenai Falls
Back to the trail to head back to ...
... There was a lot of trucks and motorhomes already there, but there was still plenty of room for us.
In the morning the sun rose to reveal a fresh day:
This drive along the I90, after miles and miles of fairly featureless country, goes into mountains that are a great sight at any time of the year. At this time of the year there is still snow around... click on them for full size versions, please...
... again (because we were lost) until we found our walkway back to our hotel. The GM Renaissance Center is the corporate headquarters for GM and is comprised of 5 circular towers that are all connected at the base. The tallest tower is in the center with the other four around it. The circular towers make for some difficult navigation. On the lower ground level of the center circle there are a many GM vehicles on display. Day one is in the books. Time to rest up for ...
... just a couple miles away and we have to wait until tomorrow morning to get her :-(. Had a very American dinner at Outback steakhouse and realized that we kept wanting to say "Bonjour, monsieur" or "Merci beaucoup" to everyone. I guess France got in our blood.
Off to bed. I want to get all the pictures updated to the blog soon and also a final note of "lessons learned" and "surprises about Europe". But, now, it's just time to sleep.
... I want to change. I want to grow as an individual, get rid of the material possessions and just live a little simpler. I want to go out and challenge myself, meet new people, and gain new experiences and I can't wait to do it. I will miss all of my friends and family here, but I think this will always be home to me and I will be ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool