La Quinta Inn El Paso Cielo Vista
Travel Blogs from El Paso
... which makes me wonder why all of the control over how many folks can sign up. But I'll let that rest for now.
We also saw several birds and got a few shots of them. I had put out a bird feeder and a hummingbird feeder yesterday, in violation of park policy, but not a single bird approached either of them. It seems that the birds must need a permit also... Mebbe.
We hiked about two hours and covered ...
... me that he didn't want to have anything to do with me. I walked away to find a job and almost got my backpack. Enrigue calls me so that they can't sell my backpack. We get a job at a restaurant. The owner gives us a place to sleep. After working at our new job, we went back to our room and I told Enrique about my dad.
... event in the local park. We went with our camping chairs and saw a Beatles cover band with a reggae/tejano twist.
The next day we went on a hike up the Ron Coleman trail at one of the parks. Our experiment with hiking in sandals didn't work out too well on this trail; it was very steep, rocky and easy to fall. We were fine, but we didn't do the whole trail. We went as far as the first ...
While in El Paso, we visited the National Border Patrol museum - a non-profit, unsponsored museum. Until you visit this museum it is difficult to really comprehend what our country is up against and has been battling for years; literally since May 1924! It is amazing what these brave men and women handle and face every day on our behalf. They are ...
... Mexican military checkpoint. Unlike the military checkpoints I passed heading south on Baja, this one involved an extensive check, including sliding mirrors under the car and checking underneath to see if mechanical parts had been tampered with to conceal drugs. The young soldier engaged in personable chatter to the extent we could communicate, but it was clearly an interrogation, part of which involved making me repeat Spanish phrases after him. ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking