Fairfield Inn & Suites Marriott Hobbs
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... Since our pictures were all time exposures, the colors show in photos. In person, you mostly see white or yellowish (incandescent) light.
So when you look at our pictures, the features weren't that bright, nor were they colorful in person but then the pictures do not come close to capturing the grandeur of the place so it sort of evens out. The guide book says you shouldn't go if ...
... options in the area). It was just a dollar to park, but it was the straw that broke the camel's interest in the Tramway (so to speak), so we turned around and headed on to Roswell.
There isn't anything listed in the AAA guide book for Roswell that sounded interesting, so we just checked into our hotel and then went shopping at some ...
Each morning we look at the map to see where want to be and book a hotel for the night and this is when Darren realized we were near Roswell, NM home of the famous UFO government cover-up. We traded the caverns for a chance to spot an alien and we headed north on Rt ...
... and lots of desert animals. It was great exercise and perfect cloudy weather to walk outside for 1 1 1/2 miles. After having a fantastic BBQ dinner at local joint we went back to Carlsbad Cavern to witness "bat flight" at dusk. Yet again another wondrous experience to see 200,000 bats fly out of their cave to load up on their dinner and to get food for babies just hanging around in cave for their daily food ...
... we stopped at Carlsbad caverns. All the challenging tours were booked. But we got to visit the whole cave which is ridiculously huge. Kids visited a lot of caves so they were kind of bored. None the less it is definitely worth visiting. There is a lift to get back us up which is very cool.
Kids got to complete Junior Ranger program there an added bonus. That gets us to the end of the trip.
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
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