Travelodge Hope Hotel
Travel Blogs from Hope
Today from Prince George to a little town called TOPS. Stayed in elderly but clean and cheap. We drive tomorrown to Rochester,Washington where Vinny's daughter. Will probably stay for 3-5 days to rest up. It is quite tiring with day after day of ...
... because they are 100 mile, 98 mile etc from Lillooet for the mail run. Over the last few weeks we have been spoilt with the scenery we have seen and this stretch of the road doesn't fall within that description. We had left th huge mountains and were seeing huge hills instead. It looks red as though it has been logged and the hills were bare except for some sort of grey weed which grows along the roadside and a little way into the paddocks. The couple ...
... Gorge - the river cut a 300 foot deep channel of solid granite. A straight line of tunnels were built through it which are known now as the Othello Tunnels. There are spectacular viewing opportunities available on the trail, through the tunnels and on the bridges. This park highlights the Kettle Valley Railway grade that passes through the canyon and 4 tunnels which were built in 1914.
... the tightness of the corner, the proximity of the traffic behind, the intentions of the traffic in front -- because I stand to lose in any kind of incident. Exhilirating and all absorbing. The reason my bike runs so well is because of George Mangicaro -- a fundi BMW bike mechanic out in Manassas -- who has the patience and grace to allow me to stand alongside him as he does his magic on the machine. He can sense what is wrong with the ...
... seed from the cottonwoods trees. And it was not long before we got our first new bird; Grey [or Gray] Catbird singing up a storm. Soon we got good views of Bullock's Oriole, Eastern Kingbird, Willow Flycatcher, Hooded Merganser and, for me at least, Western Wood Peewee. I missed Least Flycatcher - heard it singing, saw it fly through but never got 'tickable' views. Some repeat views of yellow warbler and Swainson's Thrush, Cedar Waxwing ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking