Howard Johnson Royal Garden Reynosa
Travel Blogs from Reynosa
Drive from Harlingen, TX to McAllen Airport to start the adventure. 15:00 Depart MFE AA Flt 808 to DFW
Arrive DFW 16:35
21:25 Depart DFW AA Flt 80 to London Heathrow
Arrive London 12:25
18:15 Depart London BA Flt 322 to Paris CDG
Arrive Paris 20:30 May 3. RON Paris May 3; Hotel Campanile Roissy Charles de Gaulle
... on the front seat. He asked how we were doing and told us of all the stuff he had been seeing. When he started talking about Anis we started paying MUCH MORE attention. We followed his excellent advice and walked down a loop road and low and behold I spotted a GROOVE-BILLED ANI in the vegetation off to the side. There ended up being two. What a great bird. Being satisfied we decided to take the workers other piece of advice and head to the University ...
... described as Hurricane like conditions. Raining so hard you cannot see more than 10 feet in front on the road...they were calling for 50 mph winds and hail and possible funnel clouds...but birds have to be ticked so on we went. Check out the weather map photo...that green pin...yeah that was us driving. I was literally driving 10-20 mph the whole way. The roads were so flooded I did not think we were going to get there. ...
... to birders willing to pay to get private access...Now how do I convince my wife that Brownsville, TX is a happening place?HM....I am accepting ideas! Photos to the person who gives me a winning argument!!
That was it for today...tomorrow we are heading to Bentsen-Rio Grande where a Collared Forest Falcon is being rumored. Then we will chase ANIs and Crimson-Collared Grosbeak. So check back tomorrow....oh and send in those ideas!!!
... friend in her last days, and stood beside her to the end. Not always the case when people get sick or old or **** you off in writing, or whatever, thank you Linda for caring, and the best to you. Wow it’s been a tough winter.
The last two weeks of our stay in the Rio Grande Valley are a blur. They went so fast, and although not trying to do so were filled with activity with one day flowing into the next and one thing leading to another and then we had to go.