Travel Blogs from Winslow
... and went of a nice hot spa and swim ( with giant dead centipede in the pool) Took a drive into historical downtown Winslow later, this was the town in the EAGLES song, "Take it Easy" " I was standing on the corner of Winslow Arizona such a fine sight to see" " It's a girl, My lord, In a flatbed ford, slowing down to take a look at me" So course I had to get my picture taken on this famous ...
... Next, we drove to Flagstaff and then east to Walnut Canyon and this is another must see. This canyon is very green and from overlooks you can see cliff dwellings if taking the rim trail. There is another trail that goes down into the canyon. It is narrow and with the wind blowing you could easily go over the railings (if there were any). We did not go all the way down on this trail because one woman told us she almost died trying ...
... scratched the surface of places we want to visit. We have just spent two months just in the state of Colorado. We are thinking that at some point we'd like to volunteer at some of our favorite places. Grayton Beach, FL is an example of a place we absolutely adore and would be happy to work there for a month or so. But not surprisingly, many others would like to volunteer there also so we are now on a waiting list and who ...
... on” any of them. I went instead to the local Safeway to do a little shopping. Nice store. The clerk was a Navajo woman. She hasn’t been to the Ruins yet, so I encouraged her to check it out.
Back at camp, I checked email and texted my friend Pete. Then I took a nap. That’s a good thing.
After dinner, I awaited the moonrise. It was worth the wait. It rose in the ...
... atop a large hill in full view of Winslow. Much of it has been pillaged by “pot hunters” years ago, but some of the rooms are still evident. The ground, in places, is littered with pottery shards. It was a calm morning, so I spent some time visiting there. The spirit of those who went before is strong here.
A few folks showed up later, as I was leaving. I could sense their respect and true interest ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed