Motel 6 Del Rio
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... 3 miles away and the huge fence that is patrolled continuously and drove through the seedy dodgy historic old town area. Had a meal at Malindas in the Ramada waited on by a waitress with attitude. But a good Mexican meal. Stayed at the Whispering Palms Motel. $65 included bfast. Run well by helpful welcoming family. Good rooms and ...
... a season, especially in southern areas.
... br> twenty-five nomadic tribesmen. Panther Cave, a much larger site,
sets at the mouth of Seminole Canyon where it joins the Rio Grande.
Guided tours provide the only access into the canyon.
Four thousand years ago people lived
and prospered here. Even today, in what looks like inhospitable
country, we camp in relative comfort while Cotton-tailed and Jack
Rabbits cross our site, signs of deer are left along the paths ...
... and Eagle Pass to Del Rio. More customs and border control cars along the way and a traffic stop in the other direction outside of Eagle Pass. Lots of big ranches and then near Asherton a lot of new oil drilling and pipeline activity. We didn't dare cross the river to Mexico anywhere and stopped at Del Rio before the big push to Big Bend National Park the next ...
... guarding that no one came out. Scary.
We are now in Del Rio which is right on the border. Our campground offers tours to Ciudad Acuna, where we can get inexpensive shopping, dining, liquor, cigarettes, pharmaceutical supplies and dental work. Anyone want us to pick something up for them?
Tomorrow we head for Laredo, which is the border town we crossed on our honeymoon in Mexico, 49 years ago. Hoping to see if anything's changed.