Tubac Secret Garden Inn
Travel Blogs from Tubac
... t have been as doable while lugging all of our gear up.
Special shout out to Brian and his friends Kevin and Sam for driving us and then rescuing us in Sonoita.
On another note: I realized it's really hard to eat when my body is this exhausted.
Under 20 miles= eat everything in sight.
Over 20 miles= want to puke.
I need to get over this ...
This refuge was out of the way a bit but the reviews said it was good so we decided to go have a look. Right on the Mexican border so border protection was everywhere, we even saw them capture a few illegals on the side of the road. Beautiful rugged wilderness, we saw a few new birds around the visitor centre and our first Bobcat and Pronghorn ...
OFF ALERT! booked travel for friend, bought insurance, canceled travel,
was given credit with Delta and then sent an email saying that a $200
penalty would be applied when credit was redeemed. The insurance will
supposedly reimburse the $200 penalty after it is paid. What kind of a
SCAM is ...
... store (actually a gas station) selling native pecans near Bowie I think. We had travelled through three states where there obviously were pecan orchards but could not find any local pecans This gas station sold local nuts, honey, olives and jerky and was open at 8:15 am!
We could see snow on the mountain tops - our first in a long time.There was a road to Mount Graham, nearly 11,000 feet but it was closed in the winter. And one has to ...
... north to the Presidio in Tucson.
This visit was useful because it provided us with an opportunity to think about the role of the Presidio during the early settlement period and how this Presidio suffered greatly during the early years because it's location, just outside the Spanish territory, was so vulnerable. It was here we were introduced to the story of Juan Bautista de Anza and his role in the exploration ...