Winnie inn & Suites
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- Continental Breakfast
- Adjoining Rooms
- Microwave in room
- Swimming pool
- Smoking rooms available
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TravelPod Member ReviewsWinnie inn & Suites
Nice rooms Easy to get luggage in... not far from highway!
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Travel Blogs from Winnie
... It's a rice and pork mixture. Here it was made into balls and deep fried. We are close to Louisianna but still in TX so it makes sense. The gumbo wasn't as good as Petes but we like the okra style. Tomorrow it's getting caught up again before New Orleans. Can't wait to see Chris and ...
... paddies (need lots of rice for Cajun food)
Then we saw lots of oil donkeys as we approached the coast. Shipping on an inland canal, protecting oil ships from the sea.
We camped at High Island. It is high because it is on a salt dome, which is associated with finding oil underneath. It is also a bird sanctuary for migrating water birds.
The camp had lots of noisy birds, beautiful iridescent blue on black, called ...
Today is a travel day. We are heading out of Corpus Chrisi to Beaumont, Texas. Got a little taste of how fast weather can change on the gulf. Wind they holy humidity and then a few sudden cloud bursts more like torrential downpours. Like a said just a little taste just to remind of how important it is to weather watch down in those parts. Did I mention how big the state of Texas actually is? They say things are a ...
... lots of basic tables but all full with the locals. Our waitress Brittney (briitneee) was very nice but really into trying to figure out the puzzles on the Lone Star beer tops. We decided not to try the alligator tenders (maybe another time!) and settled for crab cake for Peter & grilled shrimp for me, all very good especially the baked potato. There was some strange stuff for sale in jars there that we passed on, don't want to try everything ...
... one reason I love what I do.
We ended the day getting both CLAPPER and KING RAILS and searching some grassy areas getting AMERICAN GOLDEN PLOVER and LONG-BILLED CURLEW.
While it might seem like an easy day...we did not escape danger. First, we encountered a VERY currious and determined raccoon. Despite stomping at it and threatening to hit it with my tripod...it continued to come at me like I was some BBQ piece of ...