Travel Blogs from Hewitt
... and watching videos for the whole flight. It was our easiest flight by far. We realized it was our first flight in 10 years we didn't have to gate-check a stroller. Katie was happy we didn't have to stand on the gateway and wait for a stroller delivery after the flight. We were able to pack everything into three large and one small suitcases and the girls got used to helping pull them. Because Tad still has stitches in ...
So in the end I decided to go to the drive in and we saw a million was to die in the west (still a great film the second time round). This morning I got up early to beat the shower cue and charge my phone. As I was about to leave my phone charging I bumped into Candice who told me her phone had been pinched over night ... I opted to stay with my phone! We had a quick breakfast before jumping in the van to head to Carlsbad Caverns. They were probably quite impressive ...
For some reason, I always forget how green Texas (especially central Texas) truly is. Maybe it's because I lived in North Carolina for 5 years, where the constant, unexpected-but-not-that-unexpected rain compels one to always be aware of the verdant Carolinian landscape. It doesn't rain quite so much in Texas, and despite the fact that I've lived here for 18 years, I'm always somewhat surprised by the miles and miles of greenery surrounding the less well-traveled parts of I-35.
... we felt frustration at not being able to capture the historic beauty we were walking though. It was also really dark throughout most of the cave. There were just so many twists and turns, small hills and holes, they made the cavern seem full of life, even though only a few species had adapted to these surroundings. We finished the trail and went to cook some dinner. Unfortunately, we did not realise that we had set up the propane burner near a red ants nest ...
... amp; fire departments were around quite a bit (which was appreciated every time I found a child who had lost his/her parents). I’m the kind of person who feels guilty around law enforcement even though I haven’t done anything wrong so that made for an anxious evening for no reason at all.
We’ve been watching the first season of Ripper Street, a BBC show that focuses on a police detective and his ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility