Rio Grande Plaza
Travel Blogs from Laredo
Started the day with spending a few hours in the parking lot pullingof the carburetors and reseting them for normal altitude since queretaro was really high up. Also discovered that the rain yesterday had basically filled the bottom of the car so ...
... Put.......... Put.............. So off nitesh went for some gas.He Was back in 30 minutes with 20 liters of Mexico finest in a big plastic jug labeled jabon... Soap... Well when in roam :)
So, after the rain storm that found the leaks in the windshield and the dust storm that lightly breaded us, we made the border. An hour in a half in the beetle oven and we were over! Needless to say the pool felt pretty good!
... that I was scared to go in the water. Then my sister and I started messing around and I wasn't paying attention so I stepped on a jellyfish. It didn't hurt because I think I just stepped on the top. Soon we set up the tent and now were getting ready to go to sleep. Good Night. ...
... note, over the same time frame the border patrol posted these numbers for the Laredo crossing;
pot= 6000 lbs
cocaine= 76 lbs
heroin= 71 lbs
meth= 19 lbs
I guess that covers Holy Week activities along the border.
The grackles are setting-up housekeeping, dancing and gathering straw for their nest.
... offered pretty much a
full menu the best food, most still unknown and strange to us. We have
located another Stripes/Taco Factory here in Laredo and are planning
a carry-out meal for tonight from there. Teena took this photo to
show what we must look like rolling down the highway.
Laredo and Lake Casa Blanca