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Just checked in at good old Bend, Oregon. Didn't know it existed? Me either! But after 16 hours of driving, I'm thankful to have found a hotel!
We started off this morning from Edmonton on a trek to San Francisco. We had a brand new Garmin with Homer Simpson's voice that would take us there. We inputted Bend, Oregon (Brian thought this …
A perfect morning, Our drive to bend was rainy, we stopped at the timberline lodge where the Shining was filmed. And was educated by a park service ranger, that has given his life to service as a doctor and ranger since 1968.
In 1937 this National park was built by two govt. programs W.P.A. and the C.C.C. it was finished in 1939 and dedicated by ...
We are now in Bend, OR for a few days. We plan on leaving here on Saturday morning to slowly make our way to Vegas. We have some new sites we want to check out.
If available we may go visit some old school mates who live here, it is Thanksgiving week end after all.
Happy Thanksgiving to everyone!
We are staying at the Thousand Trail just south of Bend. I haven't been here for probably 15 years. Pat and I have stayed here at least 3 times, it was one of our favorites. I am going to be leaving my friends Lu and Terri here in the am. I've been diverted to Grants Pass, because Betty, Pat's sister is there and is ill. I need to check on her, she is 93 and more fragile with the aging process. So Jake and ...
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If we had them in the UK people would die at them out of politeness. "After you" "no please, after you" " but you were here first so surely you should go first?" "But you are old and polite, so please you go first" this could go on for years until someone died of old age.
Despite me moaning about the service in restaurants being actually too good, I have spent a few evenings just watching the logistics of how a busy ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center