La Quinta Inn El Paso - Airport
Travel Blogs from El Paso
For Dad's first trip outside the United States - why Mexico? El Paso to Chihuahua The Border Crossing: El Paso to Juarez Dad flew from Asheville, NC and I flew from Oakland, CA to El Paso where we meet at a La Quinta motel near the El Paso airport at around 9 p.m. I am concerned about Dad getting from the El Paso airport to the hotel on his own. He …
... the park ranger kept going on and on about how bats are superheroes. Then I saw a lot of bats flying out of a cave, maybe around 10,000 Mexican Free-Tailed Bats came out of the cave. We are going to go back tomorrow so we can do a few more things. We had to go find a hotel and on our way over there we saw the sky turn red and realized ...
... States, as the river shifted southward. Years later, a flood control project cut off a loop of the river, creating Cordova Island--a detached part of Mexico now north of the Rio Grande. It was in the 1960's that technology came to the rescue: a new concrete-lined channel for the Rio Grande was built: no more meandering river! The two nations peacefully exchanged land, and people and businesses were relocated. Chamizal ...
... it used to be called Hot Springs but the town folk liked the name of a TV show better. Hence, the name.
Reached El Paso in the evening. It has a feel of a border town. And except for some McDonalds, Arby's etc. sign boards, it doesn't look like US. More like a tourist town in Mexico. It's already night so I am going ...
The area around Union Depot is becoming quite the urban nite hotspot with new upscale bars and restaurants.
That is not my scene, but I really love the architecture of the building!
I'm even very tempted to try taking the train.
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center