TripAdvisor Reviews Pecosa Inn Monte Vista
Travel Blogs from Monte Vista
... by spectacular mountains on either side. The road ran down to a little settlement on the plain, which provided a fine place for a morning coffee stop. Well, a morning hot chocolate stop to be more precise, for the rare mountain air at this altitude had a little bite to it and despite the powder blue sky and bright sunshine there was a feel of 'skiing resort' to the place. It was a largely 'help yourself’ sort of general store and we asked the lady behind the ...
... up there we really had to descend and easily slipped and slided down the dunes with fun ease – riding the sand all the way down.
We got back to Elena’s parents’ house just before dinner time and went with Elena to her property to corral her sheep into their fenced area for the night (to protect from coyotes). The sheep knew what to do when her two pet Grand Pyrenees pups (Charlie and Luna) excitedly encouraged them into the corral. There were ...
... had to be careful about getting sand in your eyes. We sat there for a few a little bit and then we saw them sledding down the dunes. We all then spent the next few hours playing on the dunes. I never could get my sled to go very fast, but mostly I didn't want to have to climb back up the humongous dune. It felt great just sitting out there in the sand once the sun went down and everything cooled off. Tyler was trying to do ...
... where the brave are free and lovers soar
Come ride with me to the distant shore
We won't hesitate
To break down the garden gate
There's not much time left today, yeah
Life is a highway, I wanna ride it
All night long
If you're going my way, I wanna drive it
All night long
Through all these cities and all these towns
It's in my blood and it's all around
I love you now like I loved you then
This is the ...
We thought we’d get fuel a little cheaper in Mexico. We were wrong. It was a fraction cheaper, but the flow meter was completely out. We went in with a quarter full tank and the attendant managed to squeeze 19 gallons into a 20 gallon tank. We joined the dodgy Mexicans at the gas station watching their battle against the World Cup hosts Brazil. Rach was more than welcomed by the locals.