Flamingo Resort Hotel
Travel Blogs from Desert Hot Springs
... from the corral the horses they wished to keep and release the remainder, or Brushtails. On one of these roundups, and for reasons lost to history, the brushtails were left corralled, to die of thirst, in view of the Colorado over 2000 ft below, The park is named in memory of this memorable act of – one would hope ...
... even "snowed" in the auditorium a couple of times. The snow was some sort of bubbles but it looked like big fat snowflakes falling!
There is a church service right here at Sands but it is very traditional. We also tried another church down the road but Bob said it "smelled like old people". It was also a very old style of service and during the hymns a guy stood at the front and "conducted" ...
... the canyon yesterday and decided we were armatures in the hiking world who also happened to be recovering from very sore body parts, so Matt sent us up a less steep slope.
We had a bit of a walk to get to the start of the dune. I left my shoes in the car (I made the poor choice to not carry my backpack and just my camera instead), so Beth (who wore shoes) had a much easier walk to the dune than I did. Do remember that nothing good comes from any of ...
... dogs several times? Well, she did! Awe, come on, you really didn't think that she doesn't pull her weight around here, did you? She gets her work done then has fun!
This is the last entry for this blog. Home is only four hours away. This trip has really been fun and unlike our neighbors from Canada and the Northern U.S. we were here to vacation, not to escape freezing winter weather. As I write, the evening air is pleasantly warm. What a change from just a couple of days ago. Vaya con ...
... for all to enjoy. The sculptures include life sized replicas of prehistoric elephants elephants, giant tortoise, camels, saber toothed cats, tapirs, raptors and dinosaurs that were at one time indigenous to the area as well as farm workers, mountain sheep, a prospector and his mule. Our favorite- the serpent.
The serpent is awesome. Its about 350' long, its head facing the sun as if heading towards the mountains. It undulates in and out of the sand as ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Flamingo Resort Hotel Desert Hot Springs
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