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Travel Blogs from St. George
... at Baker, CA; a city that earns its name because when you're there you feel like you're in an oven. They have the world's tallest thermometer if you're interested. As we hit 3200 feet we were surrounded by the eerie Joshua trees that are unique to this desert. They are large spiny yuccas that grow in contorted shapes. They look like people in hell struggling, and they are beautiful and wonderful. I drove off the road for a few miles into ...
... Leland Stanford, was president of the Central Pacific Railroad. The real treat in visiting this site was to see actual working replicas of the steam locomotives Jupiter and No. 119. They have been totally reconditioned to as near the original and are beautifully ornate. The Jupiter represents the Central Pacific Railroad and has a wood- fired steam boiler. Number 119 belonged to the Central Pacific Railroad and has a coal- ...
... But the main living area has 15' ceilings and huge windows with expansive views of the surrounding red cliffs. They had exactly the same granite in the kitchen (Cashmere white) as we do. They also used the same tiles we have in the boys' bathroom which look like wood. Except they used them all over the house. The walls were textured and gray in color - very pretty and again reminiscent of our home. As it's a golf ...
... which gave the place a more surreal look than I could have imagined . . .my pictures don't do it justice. It was red like Mars with a landscape to match.
On the other side of Zion it was dark and cold and I had a chilly ride to Hurricane. It was a great day for seeing really cool stuff. I have only ridden 300 miles in the last 2 days but 150 miles were on challenging "roads".
... to high ground as flash flooding was likely. We had seen a few signs today saying that flash flooding was expected. About 10 mile out of the park the rain stopped and the sun came out. Lovely evening but we had our washing to do so headed for a laundromat. Found a late tea at a Thai and sushi place and then to motel. Red is shattered as his cold has come back full force and he feels he is swallowing razor blades. Not good for him at all. Hopefully tomorrow will be ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility