Wingate by Wyndham St. George
Travel Blogs from St. George
... called The Escapes at Entrada. They had a big sign out saying "Model Home" so out of curiosity we headed into the gated community. The homes are well suited for their surroundings and blend in with the red rock cliffs that surround them. They are on the smaller side, typically about 1800 to 1900 sf. But the prices were not low - all seemed to start around $500k and up. What a view these homes had though - nestled into the red cliffs.
... American Restoration". The staff is friendly and offer a tour of their shop. Old soda machines and coolers are everywhere all shiny and new; next stop "Pawn Stars". There's a line to get in so we are satisfied with a drive by. "Counting Cars" shop is said to be small, unfortunately, we were unable to find it. Sara wants to see the "strip", its hot and there is plenty of traffic for mid day but Mark and the chief chug along. All the glitz and glamour ...
... mile day hikes you know!!! As it happens the parking was only half full and I only saw about 20 people on the trail which was enough to be sociable on a Sunday morning but not so many that you give up saying hello and having a chat.
The Utah scenery has lost none of its power to amaze me – towering sandstone cliffs and deep canyons offset by delicate spring flowers in unseasonably warn spring weather. It is pointless trying to describe the ...
... also-famous peanut butter, dill pickle and mayo sandwiches on homemade wholewheat bread. Mmm, mmm good. This was a preparation for our first hike today.
We took the Hidden Pinyon Trail. Pinyon, as I've learned is a variant of Piņon, which is a small pine with edible seeds called Piņon nuts. The trail was rated "moderate", but involved slipping along narrow ledges of rock and such. We followed it for about half mile, but decided ...
... Depression of the 1930's, men between the ages of 18 and 35 lived and worked on public works projects. The only requirements were that the men had to have completed the 8th grade and, most importantly, had to have at least 3-4 family members relying on their financial support. The men earned $30 a month and $25 of their earnings were sent directly to their families.
Silver Reef State Historical Site. Within a long walk or ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service