Super 8 Motel
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... incredible in both height and width. Stopping was inevitable, photographs were required along the way. Once we had reached Pepperwood we rejoined the highway and headed north to Eureka for an Applebees meal special and a quick stop at the local mall for a stock up in Green Tortoise supplies. We arrived at a Super 8 motel at 10pm and collapsed, shattered after a busy day, a 10 hour ...
... a neighbouring town to get gas at Costco and stop in for a few treats for the road.
Our plans for tonight included another ocean view dining room but Costco is south of the hotel and the restaurant is north so we decide to change our plans. Lyndsey is not happy ...
... Yosemite. Going back to my early diatribe at the start of this post, sometimes the Internet connection you're using isn't so great so you can't do all the research you'd like before choosing a destination, sometimes the map isn't quite to scale so your mileage may be out, and sometimes, just sometimes, the proprietors of a hotel will call their hotel 'Gateway to Yosemite' when, in fact, it's over 60 miles away from the nearest town to Yosemite, which itself is another 20 miles ...
... Hobbits,.hehe..it even had a window.. and being hollow the sunlight shone in from above..
next stop was the river bed.. the river Eel runs alongside the redwoods and with the tall trees as a backdrop makes an amazing landscape.. so we found a parking area and walked right down to the river.. like New Zealand the river bed was massive but quite empty compared with the distance between the banks and obviously only gets full in the spring during the ...
... not much to see until Crescent City. The last five miles into Crescent City was on a 4 lane freeway through the middle of nowhere!
Crescent City was a brief stop while we visited the tourist info place. Got a couple of maps and some good tips on what to look for. The woman sent us on a scenic loop in the Redwood National Park that we would otherwise have missed. It took us off the freeway and onto a narrower but still pretty good road that had virtually no ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed