Embarcadero Resort Hotel
Travel Blogs from Newport
... came up close sometimes. They spout and come up three times to catch their breath, then disappear for several minutes. It's hard to photograph them because you don't know exactly where they are. They are the hardest animals the size of a bus to photograph, for sure. But Jessica, who was in heaven today, loves a challenge, and she couldn't take her eyes off the Yaquina shore. When we ran out of camera batteries, we rushed to Agate Beach, the closest town to ...
... below us. A minute later he came up for a second big breath, spouting and arching his big dark, scratched up back as he dove deeper. Then he was gone, under the waves. We checked the other side of the small peninsula and found two more whales spouting in the distance. We followed them for some time, but the sun was getting low. We drove to Beverly Beach SP, six miles to the south, and were surprised to see vacancies. We didn't quite like the spots left, but ...
... bought at the Pike Place market were finally consumed. Beach and mangoes two of my favourite things! It was gloriously sunny too which made the day.
The Oregon coast is just beautiful. Small seaside towns, spectacular bridges, cliffs, rocks, clear blue water and the odd Gray whale. We caught sight of a whale close to shore in a quiet bay at one of the many visa points we ...
We never got on the Internet even at midnight or early this morning. We drove through town and could not get in parking lots. Fortunately Fred Meyers has free wifi, so I will try here! I copied and pasted with not much time for editing...........use your imagination if necessary.
The Internet is the worst of this trip. I will post when possible and I have a boat load of photos. We leave the park at 8:45 to replace a lost ...
... Oregon Coast Aquarium. It's not a cheap place ($18.95/adult, $11.95/child) but then zoos seldom are. And I must say that for what they offer to both kids and adults alike, it's a justifiable expense. It's indoor and outdoor and not at all large but very comprehensive. The focus is obviously on Oregon sea life but that's a pretty varied slice of life. There are lots of kids' interactive stations and the Deep Sea Tunnel of curved glass had all of us spinning ...
How has this resort rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility