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... were the perfect addition to our travel day!
There had been record breaking rains in Colorado and we were lucky not to have gotten into those, but we did see quite a bit of erosion and road damage as we came thru Ute Pass into Manitou Spirngs where we camped. The little creek behind our campsite was moving swiftly and no longer just a babbling brook.
Our Lake Powell companions organized a mini-reunion/picture sharing evening at ...
... places on this tour that are very narrow and very low, forcing you to stay single file and bent over or crouched. As we shuffled on, she suddenly gasped and grabbed me back. Her entire lantern wick had disappeared! One of the stories told was that wicks would sometimes be blown out - but never before had one completely disappeared!
I have to admit, I let her go in front of me so she would be surrounded by the light of the other ...
... able to hike as well since the main lodge is up a steep hill…LOL. We have a balcony overlooking the country clubhouse building and a small mountain area. It’s very quiet so far. I checked out the main building on a little walk and we headed on a small drive to see where the laundry was located in town and also grabbed a sandwich and soup from Panera down the road. It was way too long of a day to do anything else. Its already 9. So tired. ...
... but not pouring. However, since it had been raining so hard, when we crossed the street we had to go through some fairly high water that was coming from the streets higher on the hill. The bottom of Hillary's blue jeans were soaked. It did not impact me because I was wearing shorts and sandals.
Coming out of that store we found it was just sprinkling. Hillary and I went into another jewelry store and then a comic book ...
... bread with nearly every meal and it was delicious.
Spagel – Spagel is a type of white asparagus in Germany. Apparently spagel was in season because most of the restaurants had it on the menu. Mother tried it once and it was good, but very mild compared to our green asparagus.
Meals – Overall the food on our trip was excellent. The Germans take their time at meals which was a nice change. I don’t think we received ...
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