Super 8 Portland
Travel Blogs from Portland
After arising to a beautiful morning (and hungry mosquitos), we hiked back to the road and enjoyed a nice morning hike up to Watchman's Tower, the highest viewing point of the lake. We met a nice couple at this active firetower who had relatives who worked for Eastman Chemical Company. She had fun reminiscing about visits to Kingsport while she …
... the Palouse River Valley. Just before you reach Lewiston/Clarkston, the land drops away into the Snake River Canyon. The view from above the Snake is pretty spectacular. It was a bit hazy when I went through, due to the wildfires in eastern Idaho and Washington, but you get the idea.
From Lewiston you pick up US 12 again and go through Walla Walla, WA. Being a college ...
... a large abandoned rock jutting out from the ocean. A narrow, sandy embankment ran between the cliff we stood upon and the rock. It looked too pretty and blissful not to investigate so we scrambled down the cliff face and on to the embankment. There we found dozens of enormous washed up seaweeds, reminiscent of some kind of giant S&M whip with their long, malleable stalks and slippery, thin brown leaves at their tops like ...
At the OMSI we reconnect with the waterfront trail; as the high-rise buildings of downtown come into view and the trail becomes busier we can see lots of activity across the river, tents, rides, music and throngs of people stretching through town along ...
... I got a free game which was cool. W then went down to the beach and Antony went for a big swim and then we went rock hopping for a while and then sat in the sun for ages which was so nice.
Tuesday 23 - Sunday 28 July - This was our last week at work at Earthly Delights so we both tried to get as many hours as possible. Our boss was really good about us going and said she would be sad to see us go.
Monday 29 - Tuesday 30 July - Spent a few days packing up all our stuff ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed