The Buttes, A Marriott Resort
Travel Blogs from Tempe
... kind of beauty but still fascinating. We stopped at a rest area and got great views of the desert landscape. There was cactus everywhere and the "Beward of Rattlesnakes" signs reminded us we were definitely in Arizona. I especially enjoy coming into Phoenix when we start to see all the Saguaro Cactus. They are my favorite cactus and although many NM signs show a saguaro, we don't have any and the place to see ...
... talked for a bit. And now at midnight I am off to bed!
May 25th - Friday- Up early and did house things. Phil called several times to tell me he could not find his Hawaiian necklace, and I told him to look in his pack--said he had and several calls later he actually searched the pack again and -- found it! Another one is missing too and it is not here so either at his house or in the stored stuff in Hawaii. I had doctor appt this afternoon, at last-this ...
... received my Stethoscope and Blood Pressure Cuff in the mail! YAY! Though I am no expert on how to use them, I am excited to learn. I have been reading some blogs of others who have volunteered in the Centro de Salud facilities in Peru - and even in Huanchaco specifically. I learned that their center is a two story building and has offices in general medicine, deliveries, psychology, social services, a lab, a pharmacy, and ...
... in South Africa for a year, and then I spent a year and drove from South Africa to the UK in a 1971 Land Rover. Took a year and we drove about 24 000 miles. All I can say is that I am so glad I'll have newer, modern vehicles for this trip. Its funny looking back, as I had a blog on the SA to UK trek, but I don't think the word blog had been invented and there were no blog sites like this. It was all done "de novo" by the ...
... roll across the highway like out of some old western movie. Funny, that is, until I had to dodge them like a meteor field. Its times like these where playing video games come in handy. If only I had a couple of laser guns mounted on my truck. New Mexico started off pretty flat with a constant incline. After about 1 or 2 hours past the border, the mountains emerged as well as the ...
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