Royal Plaza Inn
Travel Blogs from Indio
... home. The Internet over here isn't very reliable so hard to know if it will update or not. Drove through big bear beautiful place. Then lots of driving through the desert. Arrived to the big lights and people everywhere, slap bang in the middle of the ...
... of all my eyes didn't feel like someone had burnt them with a red hot poker. So with minimum damage caused we headed down to breakfast. Our hotel is quite small so breakfast is served in a small restaurant called "house of tacos" next door. Finding hotels in America that offer a full cooked breakfast is rare as rocking horse **** so I was pretty chuffed to see the selection on offer. Scrambled egg, omelette, crispy bacon, sausage and of course huge ass American waffles with syrup. ...
... the landscape. A nice place but we feel that we’ve seen enough red rocks. So on to something completely different. Via Jerome, a nice little town in the mountains where we stop for coffee, we hit the long, bleak desert roads of Arizona again and end up in Lake Havasu City. You might think, Lake Havasu City what is so special about that. Well, it is in the middle of the desert, founded in 1964 when an artificial lake was made here and the Mayor ...
... of the cool weather, in the fifties, the sky is a brilliant blue and the sun is hot. The sand at our site is about an eighth of an inch in diameter, so it’s easily noticeable in my “sand”les. <Sorry...>
We have no power, water or sewer hookup here, so we are truly Boondocking. We’ll get power for lights from our house battery. If need be and it’s cold enough in the AM, we ...
... bringing a snack and drink of your choice. There was a Alfa pizza dinner the last night so that we would be ready to leave the next morning.
Kaptain took us to Shields Date Garden in Indio for a date shake the last day. He was the only one in our group who had ever had one. It was very good, having a taste similar to pralines or the date candy I remember my mother making ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Free parking
- Pets allowed