Days Inn Lake Havasu
Travel Blogs from Lake Havasu City
... on the jet skis it wasn't raining any more and the temperature was in the high 20s (we all got a bit sunburnt). After watching a short, hilariously old-fashioned safety video - the sort of 90s info video you watch in lessons at school, we jumped on the two jet skis, Will and I on one and mum and dad on the other, and tentatively set off around the edge of the lake. We started off by heading into the channel where London Bridge is, ...
... 2 miles long.
Today's travels ended by following Lake Havasu over London Bridge (really brought from London brick by brick and erected here in 1971). The bridge looked odd here but quite beautiful. The biggest surprise was turning into our hotel. We knew we were staying on the lake but didn't know it was absolutely luxurious. The hotel is the Nautical Beachfront Resort. Our room has two enormous beds, a dressing area with two sinks, bathroom, living room with ...
... Lake Havasu is a development started in the seventies by the McCullough Company. It is most famous as the home of the London Bridge, purchased by McCullough as a sales gimic back in the early days of the development. Now, Lake Havasu is a destination resort offering lots of water recreation on the dammed up Colorado River.
Our purpose in visiting Lake Havasu dealt with ...
... me to finish everything on my plate unfortunately, which means in America just seems to be a way to get very fat, but I can't bring myself to throw things away. We've taken to trying to share a single meal where we can agree which is definitely helping a bit.
We spent most of the afternoon driving and by early evening the landscape we reached Arizona and Lake Havasu. Bizarrely Lake Havasu's biggest claim to fame (apart ...
... is a reinforced concrete structure clad in the original masonry of the 1830s bridge, that was bought by Robert P. McCulloch from the City of London. McCulloch had exterior granite blocks from the original bridge numbered and transported to America, ...
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- Adjoining Rooms
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility