Travel Blogs from Beaumont
We had planned to have continental breakfast at the hotel around 8:30, but we were running a little late. Breakfast ended at 9:00, but the lady at the hotel brought some food out for us even though it was 8:55. We thought 9:00 was early for breakfast to end, but at least we got something.
We headed to the French Quarter for a walking tour at 10:00. New Orleans wasn't what either of us expected. We first drove through a really run-down area. ...
... children don't get that holiday yet so we hadn't even thought of it. There were a couple of good movies one about the space shuttle and one about the new programme for going to Mars that they are working on now. Doesn't matter how many times you see it the achievement is still amazing and watching the astronauts work outside on the space station makes me feel really queasy, how can they do that? As it was so busy we only queued for one tour where ...
... bring us to a sceeching halt for a time and so I started looking for a campground closer to Houston. Well, the GPS told us ETA in Beaumont would be about 5:30. Of course that would be straight driving and since we're older, we knew we would have to stop a couple of times, making ETA closer to 6pm. We decided to go for it.
We made our mandatory stop at Buckees and then since we had 32 ounce drinks, another stop to get rid of the drinks and switch drivers. ...
... with Risa's old phone. Her number is 956.371.6030. Texts welcome here too!! We are close to Beaumont about now and are enjoying a beautiful sunny drive. Robbie is very excited about going through the states today and keeps asking why Texas is so big! Soon enough we will be enjoying some fried alligator in Baton Rouge. I'll keep you posted of our travels. Everyone is excited and knows today will be a long day in the car. Love u guys! See you ...
This is the first stop in Texas. The picture is of a bunch of Latino kids in soccer practice adjacent to the train station. It is probably fitting for the new Texas that they say is turning brown and blue. Some characters on the train today. A woman who was loudly protesting that the stop at Lafayette, LA was not a "smoke stop". She was having a really hard time going more than ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Fitness/Health center