Travel Blogs from Brownsville
... beautiful vistas and a bonus fire ant bite in the parking lot at the end!
After our hike we had a quick shower (not together) and then headed out to dinner at Gueros, a local Mexican joint on Congress Avenue. Texas shares more than 50% of its southern border with Mexico, so it comes as no surprise that they have excellent Mexican food throughout the state! We had a fantastic meal including two whole servings of queso (cholesterol, anyone?) and chips with guacamole and ...
... spoonbills , and a sora, black bellied whistling ducks, wading birds, scissor tailed flycatcher, least bittern, king rail, and lots lots more.
across from the center there are four city lots that have been turned in to natural habitat and we saw around a dozen indigo buntings!!!! the convention center , which is located next to the birding center also has boardwalks and some other areas that you ...
... close enough to catch up to the
leaders and place in the top 5 as there had been in last weeks race in Bristol,
where we had 4 cars in the top 5. Yahoo. By the way, what has happened to Dale?
The first couple of days of our second to last
week were dull and dreary and a little cool, not turning around until Thursday
where the temps once again popped back up to 30 C and the sun found time to
stick its head through the ...
... again is it that big of a deal now that I
have been retired for 6 years?
It goes on and on one question after another that pertains
to when you were between 5 years old and 25 years old, which is 63 years ago
and 43 years ago respectfully.
Maybe someone with a life should ask these questions, here
are some examples.
How many times do you get up at night to ****?
What hospital do you prefer to go to?
How many pills do you ...
... of the lot. I felt pretty sheepish when Danny asked if Oscar had told me to back up and I had to admit that I had completely forgotten he did. *********** learned.
By 1:30am, we were parked and ready for sleep…alarm was set for 5:30am for our 20 mile jump to Port Isabel, Texas. But we had nothing to complain about because the tent crew was working until almost 4am. Tough end to our Brownsville stand, but I’m glad we had a few outstanding days ...