Super 8 El Centro
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- Continental Breakfast
- Smoking rooms available
- Refrigerator in room
- Outdoor pool
- Swimming pool
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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 ...
Remember a few entries back I talked about the 'dream'? Well these next entries are going to add to it. Three quite different places, three unique dreams, three separate experiences and yet, somehow these three all speak to me as one thing. Salvation Mountain - Niland, Colorado Desert, Imperial County, California. Go out of Los Angeles and you soon find yourself in a wilderness...they say California is the one US State where you can surf the sea in the sunshine of the morning ...
We launched out of Rio Bend headed up S2, through Seely (a has been town if there ever was one) and out into Bureau of Land Management vastness. Got to Plaster City, where we thought we could get plastered, ha ha, but all that was there was a humongous gypsum/wallboard plant with acres and acres of warehouses full of this stuff and hundred of trucks loading up. Wow. Miles from anywhere. No housing or stores in sight so the commute must be brutal. ...
First, I forgot to mention that El Centro is the winter home of the Blue Angels. Every now and then we can see them flying in formation, presumably practicing, but man are they LOUD. We went by the Navy base, since I wanted to take a tour of the place, being an old Navy man myself, but the Tufie gave it a yawn so we didn't. Women.
So, the cool thing about this gypsy lifestyle is the ability to go out and see the country - the real country where ...
... 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, ...