BEST WESTERN PLUS Las Brisas Hotel
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... among them. The park also has a variety of wildlife including bighorn sheep, coyotes, tortoises and roadrunners ( beep,beep). But all I saw was a jackrabbit. Maybe they were all busy getting irradiated over in the closed-off areas. I must give kudos to California. If you stay away from the cities and people, the state has many fine parks and some great scenery. And no natural disasters befell me. ...
... into the Coachella Valley, the San Gorgonio Pass is one of the windiest places in southern California.
Wind energy development in the San Gorgonio Pass area ...
... in one of the casitas but they have the run of the house when the owners are back East. They arrange schedules with the owners to have family visits there.
This day, the exterior was pressure-washed and we helped them keep the inside of the house dry. After a fun visit we set off for Stein Mart to shop. Darlene found a couple items she needed and I hit a bonanza. Usually I choose from a couple pairs of shoes that fit, ...
... for some sun. Richard booked some golf and we started to plan the rest of the week here. Too much to do!
It seems that we will try to do something touristy in the morning as it starts to warm up and then enjoy the pool and hot tub in the afternoon before catching an early dinner which is somewhat cheaper than later. Tonight we hit an Mediterranean Spanish place with tapas and sat at the bar and watched the world go by. Such ...
... the mountains. During our drive with the local expert, we saw oryx, ostriches, and gemsbok. We capped off the fascinating tour with him by watching a beautiful sunset. Upon returning to our campsite we had dinner then marvelled at the stars above. Our remote location without electricity provided the ideal conditions for stargazing. I've never seen a more stunning star filled sky. I saw 2 shooting stars and yes, I did make a ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service