La Quinta Inn Colorado Springs Garden of the Gods
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... a lot of US army uniforms in the supermarket...must be near a base. Went to an 'australian steak house' for tea....see pictures. Forgot to say that our waitress last night was from birmingham....'we are' we said,,,, 'actually dudley' ....haha lower gornal discussion followed. We thought we might be back nearer to sea level....no ....6500 ft ...
... about this place other than the falls were: man-made tunnel with elevator, the somewhat-bouncy steel stairs leading up to the falls that were crazy-steep, and the nice long hike that we took up so we could see out to the city.
Pike's Peak - I'd say the drive here was the adventure. It was pretty cloudy up at the top, and there was a hailstorm right when we left. So you can imagine that a 14,000 feet on windy ...
Finally I have some to write something! The second trip is gonna take three weeks...after giving a drink for friends and colleagues on Friday April 19, it was time to leave for a longer period. So Monday morning I passed by at the testbuild Bon Jovi in Werchter to say goodbye to some colleagues and having a coffee. After that dropping my car at the office in Tildonk and Mil was taking me to the airport. Lots of luggage ( /- 65 kg, including my mountainbike). This time I was flying ...
... freezing! So we got a few pictures and I spent the rest of the time sitting down in the gift shop/cafe. In spite of that, it was an experience not to be missed. I swear you feel like you are on top of the world. At over 14,000 feet, you are pretty close to the top of the world, and definitely the highest point as far as you can see! In case any of you don't know (I didn't before this trip), the woman who wrote ...
... have, over the ages, carved this unique scenic masterpiece in an easily accessed location. Getting to the top of the Falls requires climbing a 224-step stairway. Once at the top we found a system of trails. We chose to do the trail leading to "Inspiration Point". There was an amazing view of Colorado Springs and the great plains. Going back down the 224 steps was just as scenic. Now that we were "loosened up" with climbing and hiking up the Falls, we were ready to tackle ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking