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Coffee stop at Mom’s Cafe, 10 E Main St, Salina, UT

By on February 20, 2015 in USA with 0 Comments
Coffee stop at Mom’s Cafe, 10 E Main St, Salina, UT

On the road from Park City to Zion National Park and our slightly eccentric satnav has brought us to Salina, UT where we decided to stop for coffee at Mom’s Cafe. The cafe had some locals in the corner going over town gossip, the pies looked good and the coffee (cheapest I’ve found, $1.25 per […]

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Automatic Lights – friend or foe?

By on February 20, 2015 in USA with 0 Comments
Automatic Lights – friend or foe?

One of the problems with a rental car is you are never entirely sure how it works… This morning we awoke to snow for our drive south. No problem, however, the lights on the car did prove to be a bit of a challenge. We wanted them on…. But, as we were driving along they […]

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Snowing in Park City, Utah

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Snowing in Park City, Utah

Last morning in Park City and we woke up to snow… Looks like it is going to be a miserable drive back to Las Vegas. If you have enjoyed this article then please feel free to share it using the buttons below.   Nick’s continued wanderings can be followed on Twitter: @nickswanderings.   Photos from […]

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Leaving the hotel – The Yarrows, Park City, Utah – A summary

By on February 20, 2015 in General, USA with 0 Comments

Well, we have spent 6 nights at The Yarrows… As hotels go it is not great, but it isn’t awful. The room was warm, clean and comfortable. The only complaint about the room was in the incredibly noisy heating system that we had to switch off at night so we could sleep. This meant we […]

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Back on the road – driving from Park City to Zion National Park, Utah

By on February 20, 2015 in General, USA with 0 Comments

Yesterday we finished skiing with a great day at Solitude, today we start to head back south to Las Vegas, but on the way we are going to spend the night in Zion National Park and get in some hiking. Should be fun as I like a road trip in the US. If you have […]

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Back at the No Name Saloon for Dinner…

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Back at the No Name Saloon for Dinner…

What is going on in Park City this evening? The place is heaving! Tried several places for dinner, with no luck, 30 – 60-minute waits. Ended up back at the No Name Saloon where we managed to find somewhere to sit… If you have enjoyed this article then please feel free to share it using […]

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Returning the skis to Aloha Ski Rentals, Park City, Utah

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Returning the skis to Aloha Ski Rentals, Park City, Utah

Returned the skis this evening…. So glad I took out the damage insurance…. Normally I don’t bother, but as I was standing in the ski shop looking out the window at the thin snow cover on the slopes I thought it might be wise, and it was. The tech in the shop estimated that it […]

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Day 6: Skiing Solitude, Utah – summary

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Day 6: Skiing Solitude, Utah – summary

Last day of skiing on this trip…. Tough call to make. Do we go back and ski where we have skied before, therefore hopefully getting a good end to the trip, or do we try somewhere new? Tough call. If we go to a new place and it turns out not to be that good […]

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Afternoon snack stop at Stone Haus Pizzeria and Creamery, Solitude, Utah

By on February 19, 2015 in USA with 0 Comments
Afternoon snack stop at Stone Haus Pizzeria and Creamery, Solitude, Utah

Stopped for a mid-afternoon snack at Stone Haus Pizzeria and Creamery, which is located down in the Solitude Village. Nice place for a snack, with a good view of the mountain. We had the $6 pizza slice and beer special. The pizza was good, the beer was not. Free WiFi If you have enjoyed this […]

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Coffee stop at The Round House – Sunshine Grill, Solitude

By on February 19, 2015 in General, USA with 0 Comments
Coffee stop at The Round House – Sunshine Grill, Solitude

This was a rather interesting coffee stop – the place was straight out of the 1970s. It was fantastic sitting outside in the sun… Looking at the view… And the smell coming from the grill was pretty good…. It was a shame we didn’t have time to stop for a burger or a hot-dog. If […]

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