Arizona Grand Resort & Spa
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Up early, checked out then drove to a mall to grab a cheap and hearty food hall breakfast. Also a few more supplies for the road.
Hot already before leaving Yuma visited the Territorial Prison State Park. Not sure of the history but it was an interesting enough place. Would have stayed longer but getting too warm and I was keen to press on …
... there was a little area to leave it parked on, and take the dirt path down to the waters edge and picnic. At this point we noticed how incredibly hot the weather was becoming; so bikini and shorts on we basked in the sun and enjoyed some al fresco dining out of a Safeway bag. All jokes aside it couldn't have been more perfect, no cars, no noise, just the occasional boat or jetski zooming passed to the dam and then back on their way to which ever little jetty they came ...
... 8212;I finally gave in and bought it! We were there for 4 hours but John is a great guy and he made it a fun time. Next was the extended warranty and I do not get them, but the finance guy and Phil, mostly Phil, pushed me for that—another $1000. Now I cannot leave without insurance so there goes another $750! Thought this day would never end!!! We took the rental car back and at least they did not charge us anymore!! And finally we drove off in my new ice silver ...
... which wasn't hat flash to be honest. Pretty bad acting for the most part, which made it difficult to take the whole thing seriously. And it did drag on for a bit too. Then a group of us went and got an old west photo taken - ie. where you dress up in olden day outfits and have your photo taken. Me and one of the others in our group were Outlaws, we had a couple of saloon girls, and a couple of Mexican banditos, so a pretty interesting mix. It felt ...
Today was the day to pay attention to the Scion. The personalized plate had arrived, so I borrowed a screwdriver from the front desk and happily fastened it to my car. I'll never forget my number now: 50 CCUSA.
Next I wanted to buff up the cargo space. Six thousand miles traveling with "cats in the back" were starting to present a hairy problem. I ...
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