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Travel Blogs from Winnemucca
Greg's Version: Just a good 430 mile drive today. The construction zones were sometime a bit long. There was a long construction zone east of Salt Lake City with a speed limit of 45 mph. Another zone in Nevada took us on a one lane detour around a tunnel. The traffic was light and driving 70 when ...
... t have anything to blog about. Oops. The best part was that it was in a city called "Jackpot" We had dinner at a Mexican restaurant that was really good. The city is pretty sketchy looking so we didn't do much walking around but tomorrow we are getting an early start so we can get a good hike in at Lake ...
I guess I was focusing on the "entering Nevada"sign more than the speed limit sign that went from 75 to 35. And hey, we WERE all kind of bored. That was our longest drive, planned that way because there really was nothing to see. On a positive note, I won 2 dollars on a scratch ticket I got in Idaho where we stopped to buy a paper map because Siri and GPS lady wouldn't stop arguing. Hope we find something fun to do tomorrow because it is getting silly ...
... we first went to the Super 8 but then settled for the Motel 6, $58. We fueled up at the flying J down the road and while I was checking the car over I found the serpentine belt was torn. Bugger! So we went to the auto parts place to get a new belt and changed it in the parking lot. Yay all ok!! We then went back to the room and got KFC from next door for dinner. Probably the best KFC I have had, not a drop of grease surprisingly. Off to sleep now after a big day ...
... 8217;m getting used to it. After all, soon we go to the Playa and to where the Real Burning Man thing happens. I am soooo excited. And just more than a little sad.
Which brings me to the “Kitten Incident”.
Last night, as Alan and Cara were walking back from dinner at the local Moriscos Del Rey near the RV park in Winnemucca (the food is very good), they saw a car pull over, throw out a box and drive away. From a ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking