Knights Inn Beaumont
Travel Blogs from Beaumont
Howdy Partner, wow I've been in Texas for too long I need to get out of here. But first we stopped at Big Thicket National Park. I even became a Junior Ranger there. So we went for a hike and at the end we saw a dog trapped in the bathroom. My dad let it out and gave it some water. It ...
They say everything is bigger in Texas...well that seems to hold true for birding as well. We had a really big day today. We saw 157 species in 12 hours today. We averaged 13 new species every hour...now that is a good day!
We started at the Skillern tract of Anahuac National Wildlife Refuge Despite not finding a Ruff, we did see lots of waders and shorebirds. Leaving there we headed to Smith Oaks...WOW is all I can really say. ...
... Roses, ACDC and Elton John.
We met all the patrons, which included a couple a gay jokers, the barman (Tanner) and his cousin (Britney), Justin and his girlfriend Hayley, Cody, some old man and Larry (aka Tony Danza).
Now you may be wondering why we were playing Elton John, or in particular, his song 'Tiny Dancer'. Larry was a midget who fancied himself as a bit of a dance fiend with his cut-off sleeved shirt although this is not supported by video evidence. And, ...
... it's worth dealing with the bugs just to be in a warm spot and surrounded by the green that we Montanans refer to as summer.
We'll be moving on tomorrow to a park just south of Houston, called Brazos Bend State Park. We'll keep a sharp out for the Bend and share it with you if we find it.
My eldest nephew, Robert Joseph aka Bob has his birthday today. I was fourteen at his birth, so you can figure out his age. He's ...
... after lunch. Our site is surrounded by tall coniferous and deciduous trees on two sides and an abundance of birds can be seen and heard in the understory. We like that, as you well know.
We took a short along the Village Creek Slough Trail and then returned to sit outside in the warm air and read. The bugs finally encouraged us to go inside.
We had some leftovers for dinner. Roast turkey and potato salad from the non-visit of our ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
- Free parking
- Pets allowed