Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Galveston West - Seawall
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2010 U.S. Road Trip – Day 8 -
6/26/2010 – Destination Galveston, TX
The family and I took one final walk in
the French Quarters this morning before departing for Galveston, TX.
Once we arrived in Galveston Island we
took a ride along the beach. We saw a water park that the kids would …
It was a big drive to Texas, the lone star state. We were on the road about 7 hours again and arrived to our destination for the night, Galveston Island around 5 in the evening. It was extremely windy and continued to be so for the whole night, making tent pitching, cooking dinner and even sleep very ...
... space that we squeezed the 5 bikes into and paid for 6 hours parking. We were going to eat at Fishtails Restaurant, directly opposite the pier, but the queue was 1h 15m wait. So, we crossed the road, and went to the Bubba Gump Shrimp Co restaurant on the beginning of the pier. LJ had the "Seafood Fiesta" which was fish, shrimps and Tosca Balls (fishy/crabby things) and fries. Dave had "Bucket of Boat Trash" which was big crab legs, shrimps and fish. Oh and ...
... of responsibility is to ensure the safety of their group and if necessary, throw someone off the ride. Well, Dave 'threw' himself off the group due to feeling unsafe to carry on riding at that time - this was now at the 30 mile to go marker. He pulled into a small gas station and managed to park up okay. A couple from Detroit, Michigan, pulled out of the line to act as our ride buddies. Stacy and Linda Ciemnicki made sure ...
Received confirmation today (July 11th, 2013) that our good friend Dale has passed through customs and will be boarding his new home this evening! Post was made for July 5th as this is the day we dropped off our dear friend at the port in Galveston.
Next stop for the car: Guayaquil, Ecuador.
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center