Hotel Mision Santa Maria
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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We launched out of Rio Bend headed up S2, through Seely (a has been town if there ever was one) and out into Bureau of Land Management vastness. Got to Plaster City, where we thought we could get plastered, ha ha, but all that was there was a humongous gypsum/wallboard plant with acres and acres of warehouses full of this stuff and hundred of trucks loading up. Wow. Miles from anywhere. No housing or stores in sight so the commute must be brutal. ...
... and live, and occassionally turn totally touristy when it's warranted. Took off Tuesday with the intention of circumventing the Salton Sea, the largest lake in California. As you can imagine, the route is a little traveled, two-lane road but very interesting. We went up the east side of the lake, and stayed at the Fantasy Springs Resort and Casino which is an amazing vacation spot with great restaurants an amazing pool/hot tub, entertainment etc. We just ...
... than hell, there's nothing there but scrub brush, and it was probably intended to toughen them up. Can you say AWOL?
So, from there we went through Yuma, looked around, spit on the ground a couple of times, and beat it westward to stay at Rio Bend RV and Golf Resort. We stayed last year across the freeway at Sunbeam Lake, and remembered seeing this place, and it's better. Here we're parked for about 6 weeks so we explore a lot ...
Had a bit of an interrupted sleep from all the duff duffing from the nightclubs down the road, we set off down town to the local market, sensory overload! We ate some lunch but I'm a bit worried I will regret that! Lol wasn't the cleanest the cook was using an old scabby cloth to hold our tacos in, and I'm not sure how safe the meat was as I watched him get it out of a cupboard, not a fridge, not sure how long it had been sitting there for.. Really enjoyed ...
Our first day is a sailing day so we have plenty of time to explore. The first decision of the day was where to have breakfast. Minnie wanted fixed dining but I guessed that was because the dining room was two decks below us whereas the buffet dining room is on deck 14, that's 12 flights of stairs above us ( we are not allowing ourselves to use the lifts while on board). I'm already feeling a little weary of dining with randoms so I convinced Minnie that we needed ...