Travel Blogs from La Porte
... screens and alternate path gravel pack screens getting manufactured. Also saw premium screens in final stages of manufacture. Day ended around 4:30pm...shattered, jet lag getting the most of me. I went for a run in the hotel gym just to make sure that I was physically exhausted to sleep well tonight. Dinner at The Capital Grille tonight - alone - beautiful steak topped with crab meat, and a gorgeous Tempranillo in hand. Lunch with Hoagie and NOV tomorrow! Over and ...
... hang. Old Mesilla is actually my new fave place. Our cab driver told us to go, or we would not have made this incredible discovery. The restaurant we ate dinner at was amazing looking, and I took many pictures, but the food only so-so.
Can't wait for our next segment to this journey, and to be able to share more pics. You will notice I stay out of most of the pictures.
It was a big drive to Texas, the lone star state. We were on the road about 7 hours again and arrived to our destination for the night, Galveston Island around 5 in the evening. It was extremely windy and continued to be so for the whole night, making tent pitching, cooking dinner and even sleep very ...
... and I was beyond excited. I thought that was the end of it, and I was just awaiting everything in the mail. Well, then I called and they said well it needs to get approved in Houston and then approved in Spain and that could take weeks. Weeks that I did not have if I was planning on leaving as planned. So daily, I called the embassy, with the same response “Please stop calling, whenever it is ready we will call you.” Days past and my date I ...
... s Pancake Breakfast": 3 buttermilk pancakes with whipped butter, served with your choice of fruit topping OR natural syrup, two eggs (medium over - easy over, but slightly firmer whites) and two sausage patties (my choice).
The reason I didn't state what topping I had there was because I ended up with a bowl of hot cherry compote which was divine, essentially warm cherry pie filling that could be dolloped on pancakes, AND two small bottles of natural syrup. All because, ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Free parking