La Quinta Inn Crowley
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... became clear, there was no seat liner because everyone gets a fresh room. WOW. It is rated as the number one bathroom stop in the country for a reason. They also have a huge selection of BBQ and homemade jerky. I'm still not sold on jerked poultry though; goes against my upbringing. (There is a joke in there somewhere, but I'm too tired to find it). We also made it to Home Depot where we spied the most professionally executed residential AC-unit-in-a-van-window conversion ...
Woke this morning to find our efforts were wasted and I'd been eaten by Mosquitos - not happy! We then loaded to the van and set off across Texas. I get the front seat on this journey woo! Me Clara and Mel decided to play the alphabet game which killed an hour before we arrived at Buc-ee's a humongous garage. Everything really is bigger in Texas! We then carried on passing horrible crash on the highway and on through Houston. We stopped just ...
... is slim pickins'. Personally, I see why they think this bird was not a Pileated Woodpecker, but I don't think there's enough there to proclaim the return of a bird extinct for more than 6 decades.
We can always hope, though! I kept my eyes peeled for an Ivory Billed Woodpecker, but no dice. I'm sure if it hadn't been raining so hard....
This was the one place where rain spoiled our plans on this ...
... and bread pudding. To walk off lunch we got to stroll through the village and check out the mostly Cajun buildings with a bit of Creole and Native American sprinkled through. In some of the buildings there were people prying their crafts, a very interesting little place; we got to see some gators a turtles sunning themselves around the bayou.
We then went out ...
... has gone out of her way to make us feel as welcome as possible.
Around 5:00 we headed off to Sherie and Bear's for a crawfish boil up, Bear is a crawfish farmer and bought home a huge tub for all of us to feast on. The Spatgeans family began to turn out in number and it was like they had caught up with a long lost friend, they all embraced Shane as I would have expected. Once Larry found out that Shane worked for Telstra, they ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services