Coeur d’Alene winter getaway

Traveling to our Coeur d’Alene winter getaway We got in to the Spokane Airport from Denver on Thursday night for a four night Coeur d’Alene winter getaway for our anniversary weekend. I surprised Brendan with this trip over Christmas (well, semi-surprise, because he ultimately did guess it) and had previously purchased the tickets from DEN to GEG on United at a pretty good price ($300/pp) – it was assuredly off-season due to the Coeur d’Alene winter climate – wet, rainy, sleety, overcast. We did catch some sun for a few hours over the course of the long weekend, but not much more than that. That said, we had brought the right clothes, and the soggy weather did nothing to dampen our moods. Brendan was feeling stressed out from work and Thursday had been a tough day, both of us trying to tie off loose ends before catching the 7PM flight out. I received an upgrade using my last vestiges of status (gone after January) on United, but felt so bad for Brendan’s sorry state that we swapped so he could enjoy first class. Now that’s love     Once at GEG airport, we easily found a Lyft in the passenger pickup area….

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