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Travel Blogs from Grand Lake
... the pace! I was worried that my camera and phone would get wet and ruined (not to mention me) but we made it back to the car before any serious rain started. By the time we made it back to Grand Lake it was pouring, so we stopped at Grand Lake Lodge, a historic lodge that sits on top of a hill and has a fantastic view of Grand Lake and Shadow Mountain Lake. We checked out the rustic lobby, got a cup of coffee in ...
... Donovan and his little friend immensely. Alas, the friendship was doomed from the start; Little Girl and her father got out at the Park and Ride while Donovan et al rode off into the noon-day sun to some other stop on the shuttle line.
We ate our Smoked Turkey sandwiches while sitting on a bench at the Moraine Visitor's Center, overlooking Moraine Park. The sandwiches were delicious, but I rather think they tasted better because ...
... picture, guesses, when it's wrong, looks at the first letter of the word and then looks at the picture again and refines her guess. She's at the point that some words she recognizes (duh, sight words) and others she has no clue about, but she knows all the letters and sounds and if you first ask her the letter, and then re-read the sounds to her, she manages to find the word.
More to say, of course, but now it's time to read to the kiddos!!
... be a completely different experience and I do want this time to be alone and grow myself. So, here I go!
So far my details are these:
$6000 in my bank account,
6 month tourist visa for Australia (can return multiple times within the year) $100
Nov 13th - 30+hr transit! Ahhhh!!!! layovers in San Fransisco and Auckland, NZ
... was when we reached the peak of the mountain. A herd of Elk including three Bull Elk were lying on the grass on either side of the road. There was easily 100 or more Elk. When you see such a surreal sight, you are tempted to forget these are wild animals. We both rushed out of the car to take pictures and video. When we got back in the car it dawned on us that coming face to face with these powerful animals may not have been the best idea.
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking