Wingate By Wyndham McAllen

1500 Wichita Ave, McAllen, Texas, 78503, United States | 2 star hotel
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"Ma'am, this place smells gross!"

A travel blog entry by clara.sayre


I'm so tired right now but I'm going to try and push through so that I can get this blog post written.

Firstly, the blog title quote came from an especially honest young lady of 5 years old who did not appreciate the animal aromas on the midway. She said this to me in a slightly disaproving tone, as though it was my fault. I mean, I didn't shower today, but come on!

John and I took the IDRIS off the lot this morning to a Flying J that was only ...


A travel blog entry by aircor


... usher people in and out of Mexico, go figure.
Then they man it with about 5 people a shift, about 16 hours a day, man talk
about more money than brains, no wonder the country is so fkd up. Anyways there
is nothing there and there is nothing to see excepting this hand drawn ferry
bringing 3 cars at a time from sandy muddy bank in Mexico, to sandy muddy bank
in the US of A.

From there we ventured down to Rio Grande City, which is ...

It's been an "eat lots of avocados" day

A travel blog entry by clara.sayre


... meditation schedule and working out with Emilie once we're out of the Valley will help calm my frantic mind. I'm in multi-tasking overload and not accomplishing everything I think I need to accomplish.

This evening, a group of folks from the show were going to Denny's and we were going to go, but John's pretty achy (he pulled a muscle yesterday and is still working that off) and I'm pretty tired, so we opted to stay home. Bedtime soon for me!

"I'm going to leave you with the lady..."

A travel blog entry by clara.sayre


... 8217;d even tried to do that, I would have had to say something. Geesh.

We’re right up the street from a hole-in-the-wall billiards bar, so after the second show, we met up with Emilie, Jason, Jeremiah, Kayla, and Jacob to go play pool. This is the first chance we’ve really taken to socialize since the season started and it was so much fun. There were only three other people in there and the owner was delighted to meet some circus folk, so it was a ...

"You look JUST like a butterfly!"

A travel blog entry by clara.sayre


... s and a Dollar Tree and then ran back to the lot so that we could all get ready for the first show at 3pm.

Fridman is installing the new toilet we bought a few weeks ago after we were starting to have leaking issues with the old one. I will not go into further detail. Thankfully the floor around the toilet wasn’t TOO badly damaged from the leaking, however, Fridman said we’ll need to replace it at some point (which he can do also). So ...

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This 2 star hotel, located on 1500 Wichita Ave, McAllen, is near Quinta Mazatlan, International Museum of Art & Science (IMAS), World Birding Center, and McAllen Nature Center.
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TripAdvisor Reviews Wingate By Wyndham McAllen

3.50 of 5 stars Very Good