Holiday Inn Express & Suites Phoenix Tempe University
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You know you live in Phoenix when the four seasons are: tolerable, hot, really hot, and are you kidding me?! The high in Phoenix today was 118. Are you kidding me?! Wow... it's hot!
We hung out at the hotel having a relaxing morning. We were able to sleep in a bit as we had no plans until later in the day when Grandma was scheduled to …
We left home early in the morning and headed on our familiar drive to Arizona. We've taken every route there is to get there so this time we chose to do interstate the entire way just to save a little time. We weren't in a big rush but needed to make sure we got to Phx in time for our show as we had tickets for Sister Act.
We drove past …
... out on Washington.
In the centre of Phoenix we saw 117 degrees in the car and then I felt the 117 degrees when I got out to take a few photographs. We actually managed a high of 120 a little later! That was about as hot as I had ever experienced, even when being stuck in the desert with Fran in 2006 and it was by far the hottest Harry had ever experienced. When you get out of the car, it's just like opening the door of a pre-heated oven and holding your face ...
Well got home yesterday at 4:0o pm, 3:00 am Paris time. Out travel day started at 5:30 am Paris time! I swear Dad was in better shape than I was! So now it is 3:30 am Arizona time July 6th and after having slept off and on from 6:30 on, I'm wide awake! Hope my internal clock will be reset before my return to work on Monday! Au revoir ! P.S. Tessa is soooo glad to be ...
... to call friends!
June 14th-Thursday - I was up fairly early and Jerry did not come today because he had car trouble and had to take care of that. The garbage cans are out for collection but mine still has room in it so, before it got too hot, I did some more trimming on my cactus. I do a bit every week to fill up the can! It was so heavy I could barely move it back across the street! I called a another guy for a quote on the sun screens out front. He ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center