Travel Blogs from Benson
Heaven and Earth (Southern AZ and New Mexico) May 12 Tucson, AZ We decided to stay for two nights in Tucson, which was probably one night too many. While we had heard about the wonders of Tucson, perhaps it was the combination of apparent urban sprawl and our first exposure to 100-degree temperatures which sapped our enthusiasm. We took the girls …
But I made it!!!
The ride back ended up being so much fun! Steep hills and the occasional headwind made it a challenge. For the most part it was fast downhill, hardly any traffic, and a sweet tailwind on some of the hills! We were able to have fun with it because we had lightened our load by leaving stuff with Brian since he was getting picked up by friends. Those ...
... This old theatre was a bit of a local hotspot in the 1880s. The place is as haunted as buggery and Sam insisted we get tickets for the ghost tour of the place.
Next up, we checked out the "Heldorado", gunfighter show. This a funny little show, with lots of pantomime style booos and hisses for the bad guy and cheers for the good guy. The goodies and baddies hammed it up and shot blanks all about the place for a little while. ...
Well we pulled into St David AZ, Sunday 2/9/14 which is
about 8 miles south of Benson. St. David RV Resort is a nice place, the people
are great especially our neighbors. They have been full timing it for over 13
years. Boy have we picked their brains.
Well Rusty got up on Tuesday morning not feeling too good
and we only made it a mile or so down the road and had to turn around. We
figured he had ...
We started our day early this morning...........we had to be somewhere at 8:45 sharp...and it was about an hour away. We got up, got a bite to eat, and headed out. Our destination was the Titan Missile Museum.
The Titan Missile Museum is unique. It is the only missile silo in the world open to tours and preserved as a museum. The site is pretty much as it was when it was an active, working silo. We arrived a few minutes early ...