Over-priced and cheesy.
(Almost $100 for the 4 of us.)
That was WITH a discount!
The bridge (and the actual gorge) were impressive... and a
The kids (all 3 of them) enjoyed the carousel, but the rest
was a big disappointment.
We walked over the bridge and were happy to make it to
the other side!
I did take a few pictures- just for you.:)
On the other side were gun fights to watch, shops, a "petting
zoo" (with goats- wow), a jail, "gold mining" with dirt
(another big wow) and one funnel cake waiting for us- YUM.
Did I mention the day was reaaalllllyyy hot?
I did like this shot. Out of nowhere the sheriff appeared.:)
Then, we arrived at the Broadmoor Hotel.
You will hear no more complaints from me.
The loveliest hotel I have ever had the pleasure of enjoying.
These are all taken from our room. We stayed next
door to the penthouse suite.
This is a view of the pool. Luxury at it's finest.
We enjoyed chips, salsa and guacamole while lying
by the pool and I was in heaven.:)
The picture above shows the fire pit. S'mores enjoyed
there every evening.
A little bird told them it was our 20th anniversary.
They surprised us with some lovely champagne.
Every evening during the turn down service an itinerary for
the next day was left on the bed, along with chocolates.:)
The hotel had it's own lovely theater with matinee and
Sad to say, we never had a change to enjoy this as there
were too many other things to do!
Almost 100 years old. Once again, I wish the walls could
talk. Think of the grand balls and weddings that have been
I wanted to take pictures of every inch of the hotel.
The people made us feel like royalty.
Each night you could hear wolves howling faintly in the
Every morning I awoke to the bells ringing.
Not the best picture, but I wanted you to get a glimpse of
one of the restaurants.
The resort is so large that you need a map to find your way
Here we are by the fire pit. It rained for two days and
we nestled into the coziness of our room. Our girls
served us hot chocolate and hot cider and we felt warm
I read 3 books on the trip. Saving Cee Cee Honeycutt was
If you liked The Help you need to read Cee Cee, too.
A piece of my heart is still at the Broadmoor...