Super 8 Kinder
Travel Blogs from Kinder
... bearing down from all sides is very intimidating. If I leave space for comfort, cars invariably cut through the group. the group passed the location I stopped at so I ended up behind them. after Houston, I took a detour by Winnie based on a recommendation from someone at a gas station and a review of the maps.
First of all Buc-ee's is a Beaver. He is the mascot of a travel stop. There are cool billboard ads leading up to it that say things like, "It's un-beaverable," or "I spy beaver," and who can forget, "Ever have beaver nuggets?" Oh wait, "My overbite is sexy." It's in New Braunfels, look it up. They reputedly have the cleanest bathrooms around. I had to see for myself. I ventured into the large natural stone cavern and saw two attendants, one cleaning sinks, and the other ...
Today was a relatively uneventful day; we are heading back toward New Orleans and picking up a couple of NPS sites en route. Our first stop was Big Thicket National Preserve. This is the general area where, a few years ago, a Cornell University team declared that they had discovered a living Ivory Billed Woodpecker. (If you don't know that story--it's a great one. Read all about it here.) This is a highly contentious claim, and ...
... rain! Soon the tire was changed and we on our way. We see two new tires in our future. The park is beautiful with a river running through it. We found a Geo Cache and road our bikes all over the park roads. Lots of wildlife!!! a very friendly raccoon, an Armadillo,and seven deer. On our way out we stopped and got two new tires put on.
... someone' to 'move' the train. Chris and I haven't figured out how to take a selfie yet. I know, we are behind the times.
So.....guess who figured out how to take a selfie......and he's very proud of himself.....Mom and Dad feel so silly!
We spend 2 nights on this train. See you all Tuesday night! Our lil man is so homesick. He's been telling us all day how much he misses Keith, Craig, his sissy and his ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking