Motel 6 Del Rio
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chemical substance that signals the male to come hither. After mating,
females lay eggs on the top of the leaves of plants such as bed straw or
madder. The larvae, commonly called horn worms, hatch in six to eight
days; they then feed on the host plants, eating a large amount of
leaves. After a month they pupate in the soil, sometimes remaining there
through the winter. Some hummingbird hawk moths produce two or more
A long drive again today, about 5-6 hrs Not much to see out here, we stopped and had a little picnic lunch, semi after semi going past...... the scenery is not that nice, David said it is starting to remind him of crossing the Nullabor .... gone is the green vegetation ... Hello desert. Relaxed at our hotel for a little while, before heading out for dinner to yet another fantastic Mexican restaurant. Right next door to the hotel so no more driving ...
... Very cool weather.
Saw windmill farms on distant hills that were quite impressive.
Bummer, was told that we had to move our bikes from the protective lobby entrance to the parking lot, Fire Lane. Hope Hail will not come our way. Richard and I have protective covers for half the bike. First time in all my stays at Hiltons, I have to move bike, Manager said ...
... a must stop if you are traveling this way. This canyon was privately owned until the State of Texas purchased it in 1971 and they let visitors tour all around until 1985 when the State realized that the historic pictographs were being damaged and graffiti was found. When it was privately owned anyone could come in here and dig for artifacts so the history of the area was lost for the future with all the damage done. Now, one can only go ...
4th Nov. cont.
We then continued on to Del Rio. Here we fuelled up again and stopped at Amistad Recreation Area where we did a short walk to view the lake and then shortly afterwards, made another stop at Amistad Dam. In the middle of this dam is the border of Mexico and the US. We had been told by a park ranger that if ...