Economy Inn Holbrook
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... so long ago now, but was only 3 weeks ago. The bed did vibrate as the big trains passed on by, I knew it wasn't Andy as he was in his own bed now. Doesn't time fly when having fun. Note to self: must lay off the beans, it's like windy city in our room tonight & I need a plug for Andy's blazing saddle ! Mr stinky is back. (For those already up to date with our blog, I have added photos for the last couple of days and the must see videos for the blue hole bombing ...
... the Zuni culture as he helped get the spare tire onto the car.
- After we paid him $100 for helping us with our tire problem, we stopped for gas and food at the Holbrook Chevron.
- After fixing the flat tire, we got gas and food and were on the road again.
- We got gas for $34.74
- Food, water, and snacks costed me $7.35
- Ice costed me ...
... contain abundant iron and manganese compounds which provide the pigments for the various colours of the region.
We arrived at the Painted Desert and to our delight found that the National Park was practically empty. After a short look around the visitors centre we hopped back into the car and started our scenic drive around the park.
The scenic drive is about 28 miles long; as you enter the park through the north entrance you travel through the Painted Desert ...
... in the Eagles hit song, "Take it Easy", apart from the corner, there ain't much else in Winslow! Obligatory pics taken then off to Holbrook for the night. Nothing to exciting about Holbrook, we thought we may stay at the WigWam Hotel, but on checking it out it wasn't too flash, so moved onto a modern motel on the new sided of town which served the worst Mexican meal in the history of the world!!!!
Saturday 2nd - Blue skies and 82 degrees today, ...
... Mexico specialty: hot sauce. Not the stuff you get in Sainsbury's, and a far cry from a bit of sweet chilli sauce. This stuff is home-brew dynamite, made from habaneros and ghost chillies, and a mere sniff is enough to burn the nostrils and explode the tongue. They come in a variety of names, most following a theme: Pain 100%, Colon Cleaner, Ass Reaper, Rectal Revenge...you get the picture!! These are not for the weak-hearted. We bought an Ass Reaper (for Debs ...
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