Americas Best Value Inn Winnie - Home Suites
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- Continental Breakfast
- High-speed internet in room (free)
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Smoking rooms available
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Travel Blogs from Winnie
It was the morning of my departure from NOLA, I was starting the long trek home, I am just over 5000 kms away, but today I am heading even further south, towards Padre Island area to visit the Aircraft Carrier Museum for The Lexington. You may not know this of me but I am very interested in both WWII and Cold War history and it has become my thing …
After New Orleans, we decide to cut our drive to Austin short and stop in Beaumont, Texas. Yep…Beaumont, Texas. The one thing I can say about Beaumont is that they took the phrase "Everything's a little bigger in Texas" to heart. They are home to: 1) Happy Half Wit Muffler Man; 2) the world's largest "working" fire hydrant (formerly the world's largest fire hydrant); and 3) Big Beau the 135-feet long alligator. We had a ...
Still,driving across Texas. Staying at Hidden Lake RVPark for two nights although there's nothing to do in Beaumont. But the park is nice. Rainy and humid but okay! Like the sound of rain. We had dinner at Tia Juanitas, interesting MX and cajin food. A new food we never had before, ...
... paddies (need lots of rice for Cajun food)
Then we saw lots of oil donkeys as we approached the coast. Shipping on an inland canal, protecting oil ships from the sea.
We camped at High Island. It is high because it is on a salt dome, which is associated with finding oil underneath. It is also a bird sanctuary for migrating water birds.
The camp had lots of noisy birds, beautiful iridescent blue on black, called ...
Left Kathy & Glens after breakfast, seems weird that the next time we see them will be in France! We'd talked with them and it seems that downtown Houston is just a city with some art galleries and museums and the best thing to see would be NASA space centre. Trouble is it is way south of the city so off we go to fight with the traffic again. We don't get there till after 12 and we hadn't reckoned on all the children - it was mid term break, ...