Motel 6 Colorado Springs
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The views as you can see are incredible (see pictures below). In fact, the view from the summit of Pikes Peak is what inspired Katherine Lee Bates to write "America the Beautiful", and it's easy to see why.
I limited my time at the summit for one reason- I didn't bring arm warmers or gloves. I was freezing! I also wanted to try one of the famous donuts but my stomach was a bit queasy from the ascent so I decided it was better to skip.
... s house. It was so good to catch up with her and the kids. She is doing so well, considering the terrible year she has just finished on. It was a late night filled with much love, good food and wine and laughter.
By 11pm none of us could keep our eyes open so we cancelled our Ten Pin Bowling session at the hotel. I still find it incredible that you can ten pin bowl in your hotel up until 1am. Now that is cool ......
... shrubs, then above the tree line where some shrubs grow but no trees. Then there is almost nothing about 14,000 feet and the views are spectacular. I will comment next to some of the pictures. On the trip up we were on the inside of the train and taking pictures uphill. On the way back some kind folks swapped seats with us and we were on the outside and thus all the dramatic shots until we once again hit the tree line.
The temperature at the bottom was about 87 ...
... the same sleepiness, so hopefully we can overcome that for our 5:30 AM start tomorrow to continue our sightseeing. So far we've seen the Garden of the Gods, and tomorrow we will be exploring the Rocky Mountain National Park, Estes Park (with Seven Falls), the famous Stanley Hotel, and something in/at Denver.
... god, what a nice welcome! When I woke up Tuesday there was like 2-3 cm of snow...yep, this is Colorado! I was working the whole day for the European offices (Queensday for the Dutch, Rammstein for the Germans) with a bit of catching up with the American colleagues. In the evening I kept on working... Wednesday was 50% US and 50% European. Tonight we were gonna go for 'chicken wings all you can eat' at Hooters, it was Patrick, Casey and myself. After that I had to pack for going ...