Sun Valley Inn
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... a bag-packer. he came here by bus. now he lost all the money, can't go home with out somebody helping. my answer surely is yes.
... the mountains in the afternoon. It is diverse...sun, sea, desert, mountains. On my trip out to the deserts and national parks, we stopped at Salvation Mountain. This place is made from adobe, straw and gallons of paint and was the dream of a man called Leonard Knight. An ordinary bloke, he decided to create his shrine to God in the wilderness - a tribute with a simple message 'God is Love'. Now, you don't have to believe in Leonard's God. Nor do you have to believe in ...
... I could have spent 2 days there easy.
Went to the Shields Date Garden a "must see", according the local magazine, but should have included the words "for you tourist suckers". This area, as I've mention in my last blog is a huge date producing area. These date palms are not native to the US, but where brought here from the middle east at the turn of the 20th century. They take about 20 years to start producing and have to be pollinated ...
... and live, and occassionally turn totally touristy when it's warranted. Took off Tuesday with the intention of circumventing the Salton Sea, the largest lake in California. As you can imagine, the route is a little traveled, two-lane road but very interesting. We went up the east side of the lake, and stayed at the Fantasy Springs Resort and Casino which is an amazing vacation spot with great restaurants an amazing pool/hot tub, entertainment etc. We just ...
... and the manager very welcoming of us saying "As long as you make it in before the doors closed you're welcome to come in!" Refreshing spirit. Our group of 10 were all that were in the restaurant so we had our order placed and food cooked quickly (plus the staff was probably ready to go home). We all ate good - I enjoyed my breakfast while most of the others including Ayden, Shaunette and my parents had lunch-type sandwiches.
After leaving a good tip and taking a few ...