La Quinta Inn Tucson East
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
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Today was a bit more of a slow day. This morning we went shopping for the social event of the season: dinner for Emily's crew at our little bungalow. We found a one-stop-shop in a plaza that let us do all of the shopping we needed to do.
When we got back, we ate and walked to Emily's classroom through downtown Tucson. She really wanted Michael to attend one of her classes, and so we went. I'm really getting more of a feel for this part of town ...
... on a Bird Walk at 8am would you believe!! It must have been below freezing because there was ice on the car windows!! So you need to dress warm but when the sun comes up it heats up fast! We saw at least 30 different species & the Volunteer Guide was really knowledgable, she could recognize the bird calls, which is something I'm hopeless at!! It's pretty impressive when you go with someone who can name a bird by seeing it flit from one tree to ...
... in your seat is perfectly acceptable as long as you don't make too much noise. -Have a good sense of humour. Better to find something entertaining rather than sitting horrified the whole trip. Some people will read this and think they will never ride the trains with bogans. I have really enjoyed it. Bogans can be really nice people or at the very least entertaining. Even the kitchen guy who makes dinner announcements In a Barry White voice with frequent pauses can put a smile on your ...
Left early headed for Tucson....2 hour drive but well worth it.
First stop the Arizona Sonora Desert Museum which is a mix of zoo, museum and botanical gardens. We followed one of the trails and saw snakes, mountain lions, prairie dogs, a wolf, a cave of rocks and minerals, spiders and talked to a guide about Cacti. Isaac stopped to excavate a rock and uncovered some fossils. It was hands on, fun but very hot. We finished off at ...
... there?" Don't get it. It's hot as hell most of the time and it built in the middle of a desert. However, the area did let Lynn mark one thing of her bucket list. We suddenly came upon forests of saguaro cacti. These are the ones with the arms and stand 6-15 feet tall. Got several good pictures of them.
Again we saw changes in eco-systems as we traveled. And today we came upon desert that is the real thing. I ...