Super 8 El Centro
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- Continental Breakfast
- Multilingual staff
- Non-smoking rooms
- Microwave in room
- Free High-Speed Internet
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Travel Blogs from El Centro
... side of the lake. We made good time and it was about lunch time.
I stopped in Bombay Beach at the Ski Inn Bar and Grill for a cold one and sustenance. Wendell and Jenny are the owners, great people. It seems the area was a destination water sport and fishing mecca at one time and around 20 years ago agriculture folks began buying up and closing the marinas and camp grounds. Then the State ...
... 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 ...
... the same time they had a historic rainfall and snowmelt that caused the colorado River to swell, overrunning the set of head gates of the Alamo Canal, breached the Imperial Valley dike, so that the entire volume of the Colorado River ran unchecked for two years while they figured out what to do. Doooweeee! It submerged the town of Salton, a Sourthern Pacific Railroad and Torres-Martinez Native American land, probably on the notion that if we can't steal the ...
... California on 2-3 day trips. We've booked our flights to Cabo for December 16th through April 7th and are going to take a little 8 passenger Cessna from El Centro to San Diego the night before. Looking forward to that.
Since we're here looking around, we went up to Quartzite, and on to Lake Havasu City where we stayed at the Blue Water Resort and Casino in Parker. For years I've heard/read about Quartzite as the RV haven of all time, ...