BEST WESTERN PLUS Phoenix Goodyear Inn
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... guessed it....that's the one we bought. It needed a full inspection, cleaning, and general maintenance - all had to be done in 1 week. It normally takes them 2 weeks or more to complete, but with a check in hand they were willing to make our selection a priority. And they did!
Now, keep in mind finding a place to park something like this is not the easiest thing to do, especially when the homeowners association of the home we were renting does ...
... Lewis, Olympic athletes, All Blacks and the English F.A. Cup final had been our T.V. fare growing up.
The advent of ESPN in the 1990’s and my friendship with Graham Burnett while living in Wellington probably fuelled the enthusiasm. On a trip to the USA, Mudd (as Graham is affectionately known – that is another story) took the opportunity to attend a number of Baseball games. On his return he riveted us with yarns of ...
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 ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility