Bella Vista Motel
Travel Blogs from Sierra Vista
... up, the rest of the party is sound asleep in preparation for tomorrow's field trip south from here to Bisbee, AZ a town very near the Mexican border. Bisbee boomed because of the copper mine located there and is now a tourist destination. The plan is to have b'fast at a cafe written up in Road Food and then head over the border to Naco for medicinal purposes. Will pick up the thread of our adventures of tomorrow once we've had them!
... saw “tomb stones”
dating as far back as 1871 but most of them were 1882. Boy a lot of
people died that year from hangings, suicides, gun fights and Indians. We
walked down the streets of Tombstone and saw the Earp Brothers and Doc Holiday
in front of the OK Corral waiting for their gun fight, stagecoaches picking up
passengers and the BirdCage, which is the theater museum. The stage still had
the original curtains and ...
After we left the rv park we took a side trip to a gem stone museium very colourfull old guy gave us all sorts of info on rocks.
After that on to tombstone what a great place most of the store owners dressed up the part of the old west,had lunch in a bar all decked out old western style should come back here with a group of people, stay in a motel what a party place!!!!
... hand the spirit of community that exists amongst American folk, so warm, generous and truly supportive of each other.
Thank you Joan and Hans for allowing us to tread for a while in your shoes.
At the start of the day we were seeing the traditional western cactus as we had for part of yesterday. These are the tall, metres high kind, with the one or two branches held up like a human arm bent at the elbow, the ...
I am home again. The bathroom remodel is not all that I had hoped for. I will be calling tomorrow about getting the lights finished and the towel and toilet paper bars put up. When it is finished I will post a picture.
the dogs were excitied to see me. They haven't let me out of their sight since I came home.
It is great to be home. It will be even better when I can have a pajama day.