Alpen Rose Inn
Travel Blogs from Leavenworth
No apple strudel for breakfast. Odessa hadn't really woken up by the time we left. We called in at a fast food chain out of town that I won't mention because I promised Chris I wouldn't. Desperation will drive a man to act quite out of character. It was a fruitless visit and we left thirsty because the coffee machine WASN'T WORKING! Called in at a coffee/antique shop in Trinidad and ...
We woke up without many plans other than to enjoy our quiet time without the kids. We had a nice workout, breakfast, and then moseyed our way to Bellevue for a little shopping and lunch. We found Sam Jackson some flip-flops (since he'd left his at the Westport campground cabin), and some more travel wear for me and Sam. We’re also learning what we need more of (not much) and what we don’t need on this trip. For me, Sam ...
... been to. They had a huge concrete wall that kids could draw all over with chalk, board games, ping pong, and just a generally large area where kids running around was not frowned upon. The food was excellent; I, of course, had a bratwurst with sauerkraut. And the local beer was just fine. =0) Back at the hotel room, I had a birthday bottle of wine with a snack of cheese & pita chips. It was an all-around great day!
In the morning, we had the continental breakfast ...
... C). Mt. St. Helens was majestic as it jutted up behind the farmland and hills in the distance. The temps continued to climb as we reached Yakima, "the Palm Springs of Washington" where it hit 97. (The real Palm Springs hit 122.) We stopped to cool off at a Yakima Nation tribal fruit stand, and enjoyed fresh-picked apricots, peaches, cherries and bottled water (our new lunch alternative.) Total cost: $3.75!
We continued north on 97. The ...
Got up early and did laundry (what fun). Overcast with drizzles. Talked with Sam on the radio poor reception. Went to Leavenworth, it'a a German type town. Cheryl did her shopping thing and of course we found a resturant and had cordon ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking