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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking
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... below 3,000 ft.). In 2013 a flash flood exposed heavy metals from an old mine so a lot of this area was closed to us frail humans. I was limited to driving across the desert. Not much of interest except for a large area of Cholla cacti. Ugly suckers, but I found them to be strangely attractive. Moving into the western portion it becomes the Mojave Desert ( above 3,000 ft.). Much better. Most ...
... really matched but the food opportunities - those are mainly ****. Best is to bring food or make a pitstop at the In & Out that just opended. Oh well, we'll survive on the great breakfast - besides, it's almost too warm to eat anything but icecream anyway.
A special mention is needed about the shopping monks (!). As we come back from dropping the new Tumi bag in the car, ...
... t finish, you couldn't take them home (obviously) and you had to pay for them in full on top of the ACYE price. We were already feeling ourselves slowing down with four $12 rolls on the table. I looked Pete in the eye and said "I will not be strong armed." and immediately starting shoving the rolls into my mouth. Fortunately, we were able to tell them to stop with the rest of the order that hadn't come out yet. ...
... just for the flag! Our neighbours where amazing and introduced themselves straight away. On one side we had a couple BriAnne and Jeff and their friend Katie from Denver Colorado. On the other side we had two friends from New York, Evan and Nick and next to them Melody and Mark who live in California. We will tell you more about them later but they were all lovely from the beginning and really made the weekend. So by the time we got set up the sun had gone ...
... to Walmart en route to Coachella and that was an experience in itself. There were lots of Festival goers who had the same idea so it was a bit crazy. Everyone was rushing around getting the last tent or the last camping chairs etc. We managed to get everything we needed including a 1.5ltr bottle of JD, a Ltr bottle of vodka and two crates of beer....Coachella here we come. And so after a few hours in the supermarket we hit the road to Indio and the Coachella ...