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We had to stop in the desert city of Sierra Vista to get Tony Tahoe serviced and have an oil leaked looked at. Sadly the oil leak was pretty major and they would need Tony to stay in the shop overnight , we found a dodgy, smelly, noisy but cheap hotel for the night and had delicious pizza for dinner. $1500 later Tony is all fixed and we are back on the road, an expensive exercise but it's the risk you take when you buy an old car put a ton of miles on ...
... the American and New Zealand flag. I was curious but didn't stop, I climbed onto the freeway for a southern loop back to Sierra Vista. As I get on the freeway I'm surprised to see it curves around the rim of a huge open cut mine. So Bisbee is a copper town, but the mine had shut in 1973. I stopped and read that. I jump back on the road and head towards home. I can see the snaking Mexico boarder from the highway, it just stretches out ...
... morning we got up early to take some photos around town before the tourists got in the way. We then went for breakfast at the Helldorado Chuckwagon reommended by some locals we were drinking with the previous evening. Funny, non-PC moment in the Chuckwagon: got talking to a local who had a gun on his hip. We were intrigued about the non concealment and were informed that Arizona has the most relaxed gun laws. But to be fair the chap said; "I just use ...
... to Fred in 80 degree December weather :(
Tuaca divide with boulders
Yuma az pretty
Border patrol check point with dogs?
Cool rocks and mountains.. white, red, black
Solar panel field?
Corn? Weren't we in the desert?
Must of been bc of ...
... given life. The town was not satisfied and snatched the remaining live villain, blindfolded him and hung him. An event captured pictorially by famous local photographer Fly. The coronor's finding - he died of emphysima of the lungs, which might of been caused by strangulation, self inflicted or otherwise.
Lastly, the desert is not barren. Apart from the bushes I mentioned earlier a great presence in the desert is the ocotillo plant. ...
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