Super 8 Marana/Tucson
Travel Blogs from Marana
Breakfast in Texas, lunch in New Mexico and supper in Arizona Stopped in to tombstone, neat place, a little off season so not all open yet. Had fun at Big Nose Kate's Saloon. This morning we found out we were on the edge of hurricane Manuel, flash flood warnings for west Texas, we dodged major rain till noon, then we were good. One small shower, then cleared up and rode into the sunset into ...
... lucky. He hid quickly but we got some good pics. We passed up walking in the mountains, the heat really drains you, except Mark, that is, who had to do a few bike rides in the heat.
Marks says that the same named lizards look different based on age and sex.
I enjoyed this park and wished we stayed more than 3 days. Compared to the lizards in Big Bend, the ones here seemed to be ...
Monday, April 8 - When I woke up this morning it was beautiful out and the sunrise was stunning so I took some pictures. There was a little breeze and just waking up and walking around at Gilbert Ray Campground makes one feel lucky to be alive. This is one of our favorite places that we have camped and all the Saguaro's just makes it fascinating.
We have storm warnings for today with high winds coming ...
... who provided the children with the ubiquitous Junior Ranger handbooks and carefully walked us through what they needed to complete in order to earn their Junior Ranger badges at Saguaro. It is interesting to note that every National Park seems to pay varying degrees of attention to this process. In the East, most Rangers simply gave us the book and then gave a cursory look at it when the children handed them in. In the West, we have long and detailed explanations from ...
... their propery. He found a bike shop in Tempe (another suburb) that would buy the bike off us, not for as much as we wanted, but good enough for what we had done and what we needed to do. Would have probably made more if we could have sold it in Panama but with Mexico in the news a lot at the minute we both wanted to be in the same vehicle for travelling Central America. So we set off early for the border tomorrow then onto Hermosillo where we aim to stay the ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking