Travel Blogs from Mission
Drive from Harlingen, TX to McAllen Airport to start the adventure. 15:00 Depart MFE AA Flt 808 to DFW
Arrive DFW 16:35
21:25 Depart DFW AA Flt 80 to London Heathrow
Arrive London 12:25
18:15 Depart London BA Flt 322 to Paris CDG
Arrive Paris 20:30 May 3. RON Paris May 3; Hotel Campanile Roissy Charles de Gaulle
... Brownsville Resaca to look for kingfishers. There were two resacas on campus and there tons of SPOTTED SANDPIPERS walking around the grass. We also found GREEN PARAKEETS and GREEN KINGFISHER! Now I only wished I knew the workers name to send him a thank you as he helped us big time. Since it was our last nigh together we decided to have a nice dinner so we got cleaned up and went to watch the RED-CROWNED PARROTS come to roost before dinner. ...
... at you through spotting scopes as you do your thing) but cool to watch 2 unbanded endangered species breeding in the wild. Then the male took off and we watched him chase a small passerine. He missed at least 5 times then moved on and caught the next bird. The male took the food all the way back towards the female. When he perched next to her...she leaned over and took it from him!!!!!! What??? All that ...
... fallout...even though the weather did not look good for fallout.
On our way down the road...Bob yelled stop so we cheated death and did a U-turn on a busy road and back-tracked a bit. Bob may be afraid of JUNGLEFOWL...but he has good eyes as he spotted two UPLAND SANDPIPERS. After that we headed to Smith Oaks. While there were still numbers of tanagers, grosbeaks, and cuckoos, the overall number of birds and warblers was down today. So ...
... beauties for $12.00. We were a group of 10 or so and everyone participated in the manicures, for me it was the first time, but will not be the last. I enjoyed every minute of it, as they cleaned the over grown fungus on my toes.
Now, as always these trips are interspersed with the consumption of large amounts of margaritas, cervesa, and copulas amounts of food. The border is only around 20 k from the park, and you leave your vehicle in the parking lot on the US side and walk ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Free parking