Travel Blogs from Hood River
Another morning up early. In fact, we were on the road by 7am, great for us! The early part of the drive was what they call high desert, and it definitely was desert. We hadn't even realized we were atop a mesa until the road started going down, and the view was spectacular. We have seen so much diverse topography--cliffside beaches, huge sand …
... I ask where would be a nice place to spend the night, he recommended Hood River, so here I am.
That is after stopping for hours at Timothy Lake for a swim and Little Crater Lake (because I liked the name).
I also desperately needed to change the oil on the bike and as no one would touch it, had to do it on the side of the road with parts bought at WalMart and then given to a recycling station in town.
... We all had one last lunch together at a local golf club restaurant, it was a beautiful sunny day but not long after we arrived it felt like we were saying goodbye. It was so much fun seeing those two again and hanging out together, they are a truly lovely couple and we hope we get to see them in England or South Africa some time, then we can play tour guide and repay all their hospitality!
We said goodbye to Oregon and were on the road again heading to Moscow, ...
Every summer, my sweet in-laws Pete and Nancy spend the summer at their home in Remsenburg, New York and, almost every summer, my little family buys polo shirts at the Nordstrom Rack and flies out to visit them.
This annual journey is terrifying for a number of reasons; most significant is that all four of us- me, Guy, Toby and Tavish- have to leave home together at the same time, without any ...
... branches that had fallen from an elm tree during the night. Not thinking to look up she picks up the branches and goes on her way. But then for some unknown reason she glances up and shriekes "My God, a huge branch is about to fall! It might fall on someone or my dog Roudy or maybe ME!- Or Worse, on to our 5th wheel trailer!" OMG! Of course, none of this is in earshot of another human soul.
She finds and shares her concern with her hubby. When the Boss returns from his break ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
This motel has nice landscaping, a nice big room with a balcony overlooking the Columbia River and the view couldn't be better. The room is clean, the bed comfortable, and they even have a frig and micro! Definitely a great value for what you get.
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