La Hacienda Motor Hotel
Travel Blogs from Laredo
Started the day with spending a few hours in the parking lot pullingof the carburetors and reseting them for normal altitude since queretaro was really high up. Also discovered that the rain yesterday had basically filled the bottom of the car so ...
... Put.......... Put.............. So off nitesh went for some gas.He Was back in 30 minutes with 20 liters of Mexico finest in a big plastic jug labeled jabon... Soap... Well when in roam :)
So, after the rain storm that found the leaks in the windshield and the dust storm that lightly breaded us, we made the border. An hour in a half in the beetle oven and we were over! Needless to say the pool felt pretty good!
Hello today was a tough day because I had to say bye to my grandpa, but before that he took us to eat at a Chinese Buffet. Then we headed towards Padre Island National Seashore where I had lots of fun. We found our campsite then headed to the beach. We found so many jellyfish on ...
... note, over the same time frame the border patrol posted these numbers for the Laredo crossing;
pot= 6000 lbs
cocaine= 76 lbs
heroin= 71 lbs
meth= 19 lbs
I guess that covers Holy Week activities along the border.
The grackles are setting-up housekeeping, dancing and gathering straw for their nest.
... along the road leading west out of
This park has an island rookery of it's own! Not on the scale of
High Island, but a rookery all the same! It provides safe roost to
hundreds of Cattle, Snowy and Great Egrets as well as Double-crested
Cormorants, Little Blue and Ti-colored Herons. The Cattle Egrets are
in full breed plumage and I will be trying to get a photo of this
guy. The courtship of the ...