BEST WESTERN PLUS Phoenix Goodyear Inn
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... the proper lingo, and tried to develop a knowing swagger to hide the fact he was a newbie. i drove the 300 miles west down route 10. Only our third interstate. This division of labor paid off.
In his 8 seconds in front of the order-taker, Ben nailed it. Anyone else would have mistaken him for a seasoned veteran. He waited 20 minutes for the miracle to materialize. Suddenly his double -double animal style with French fries well done appeared but only lasted for a ...
On our final full day in Arizona, we headed out to Goodyear to catch the Cubs vs. Indians. Ballpark was very nice and again egress/parking was excellent (though they charge, unlike Camelback, BOO!). Cubbies played a good game and actually won one, though I would be hard pressed to name their lineup, it does NOT inspire fear in it's opponents! The Indians share the Park with the Reds, their cross ...
... sand and gravel. Somewhere in the middle of this desert, there is a prison - signs along the highway warn "Do not pick up Hitchhikers."
We crossed the mightly Colorado River but if it weren't for the sign indicating its presence we probably wouldn't have noticed - it's a wide, shallow dip and the highway over it is barely above the water. Around Quartzsite, there are numerous motorhomes, 5th wheels and travel ...
120110 Goodyear, AZ
The drive from Palm Springs to Quartzite is a constant climb toards the Chocolate Mountains where it eventually flattens out just west of the Arizona border...that's where the wind started. We drove through a dust cloud for the next 30 miles and could smell dust in the motorhome. Surprizingly, the highway has fences along side it - don't know why.... there's no grass anywhere, just short sagebrush ...
... there, though - and it's just not as much fun when you don't have your "home" at the track with you! We were very lucky, though that the day-long rain which was predicted for today, stopped well before noon, and it was a beautifully sunny day and good racing, too!
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility