Rio Grande Inn
Travel Blogs from Eagle Pass
Going West out of Austin you climb up to 2,000 feet through rolling scrub and live oak and rock. It was cloudy in the Colorado valley. As we climbed it got colder and darker. One goes through the small town of Johnson City with memorials and museums to the former President. This part of the country is pretty built up, particularly Fredericksburg further West, which is surprisingly German, and Kerrville with a long stretch of homes and ...
Weather: Warm to Hot, 25C Night – 38C Day
Well what does one say about the Grand Canyon? What a, bloody big crack!
Dropping down from Utah to the North Rim of the Canyon we passed through Kanab. This appeared an appropriate time to get the air conditioner attended to. It hadn't been working since putting a smile on Gaels dial at the first burst of summer heat several days prior. After getting the unit filled with gas, which had ...
... ARE TWO HIGH MOUNTAIN RANGES GOING DOWN MEXICO'S EAST AND WEST COASTS - THE SIERRA MADRES EAST AND THE SIERRA MADRES WEST - BETWEEN THE TWO MOUNTAIN RANGES IS A HIGH PLATEAU - WHICH IS WHERE MOST OF THE CITIES OF MEXICO ARE. BECAUSE OF THE HIGHT OF THE PLATEAU, THE TEMPERATURE IS QUITE TEMPERATE IN THIS AREA. ALL OF THE TOURIST, RESORT AREAS ARE ON THE PACIFIC COAST OR THE CARIBBEAN COAST WHERE IT CAN ...
... jugs of water, and they clearly don't have much. In Houston immigrants working as day laborers can earn $10 an hour, cash, no questions asked. But these immigrants will have to try again, because they will be shipped right back to Mexico.
Father James Loiacono does what he can to help. He is the pastor of Our Lady of Refuge Catholic Church, which is just four blocks away from the Rio Grande. He says people often knocked at his door lost, desperately hungry and ...
We found Cristo Rey
through my sister's congregation who travels from Iowa to provide volunteer service here. We saw the new church, the playground and the outbuilding for classes that volunteers gradually built on our first pass through. When we returned on Sunday afternoon, we saw it all in action. Worshipping with this tiny congregation of very poor people (live on ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking