Travel Blogs from Colton
Early start for the Aloha 5k race, temperature a little cooler but very humid. Started in the 7th wave,held a 11.37 pace in the humidity but had to walk for 60 seconds at te water station (open cup of water would have meant wearing most of it!). Finished 507 outta 1187 with a time of 36:00, given the heat that'll do! Late start and drove to Santa Monica pier for the start of Route 66, had the most delicious handmade burger and ...
... to memorize more information about ISV, and we still have a mountain of memorization to do. It is absolutely insane. However, I really do love it at the end of the day because I know why we are here and why we are all sacrificing our time to do this amazing job. So, after our brains we fried, the time came for partner reveal. This is huge. This is the person I will be with for the next eight weeks (the last four weeks I am on my own). Naturally, everyone ...
... at least see
something while they waited.
It was a
good thing they took us up on the offer.
They have been mucked around, pulled from pillar to post, told a
different story each time they rang the repairer, promised that the parts "will
be delivered by such and such a date" only to be bitterly disappointed when it didn't
heading over to the West Coast and to San Diego ...
... in the middle of the desert without water, electricity or sewer hookups. There are no rest rooms, showers or a camp store. Just sand, dirt and scores of other RVs parked in rows hoping their grey and black tanks don't fill up too quickly. What fun that might be!
As we sweltered in the 99 degree day we were slightly mystified as to how we could have only driven 3 ½ hours from the Sedona area where it was barely a high of 80 degrees to ...
... at an amusement park. People obviously didn't slow down when the weather changed on them suddenly and single cars and car parts were strewn around. Looking at the dark clouds ahead of us, as I was slowing down my cruise control, my biggest concern was "shoot, gonna have to walk the dog in the rain at the grass-stop and she'll get wet and leave wet footprints on me". Yeah, right.....
When we got to the place I usually stop and walk her it ...
Other places to stay in Colton
2830 S Iowa Ave, Colton | 2 star hotelfrom $98
45-3474 Kawila St, Honokaa | B&Bfrom $86
1311 Rv Center Dr, Colton | 2 star hotelfrom $61
Alfred-Brehm-Platz 6, Frankfurt | Hotelfrom $32
450 Sperry Dr, Colton | 2 star hotelfrom $81