Travel Blogs from Tucson
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 ...
... wouldn't believe the computer they had!
Daddy's 70th was the best day of all. We went to a horse ranch to have lunch. We went downtown to a brand new Rum Bar for his birthday dinner. It was just a great day, celebrating a big birthday!
When we left the next day the energy changed. No one really wanted the great trip to end. It was a hard goodbye, and we missed each other immediately. Still do. Love you guys! Learn that technology! You can do it!
... We went down to the restaurant attached to the hotel to have dinner. We had to wait a little bit for a table so we set up at the bar. While were there a guy who kind of reminded me of Bailey's Dad Chuck sauntered in and started ordering a to go. Apparently Faux-chuck's partner was sick with the flu and he was down there to get some grub from the room and bring back drinks. While he was waiting he told us about some stuff to see ...
... the grasses and small shrubs start to take over. Finally the trees get larger as the water becomes more plentiful and the heat subsides at the higher elevations. I think it was around mile 3 or 4 that there was finally a down-hill section, which sucked anyway because you just had to go right back up the other side. Once I made it this far and the views of Tucson were behind me, I decided to stop under a tree and have some lunch. What a yummy sandwich ...
... airtight containers where they will be useable for the next thousand years. This tour took around an hour and it was done with a very knowledgeable guide in an AC tour bus (nice on 100 degree days). Back at the museum I hit the different hangers where they had some of their top aircraft in mint condition. Even outside, it takes awhile for the planes to rust as it is hot and dry out here in Tucson. Right at the end of the tour, Pooh called and said the RV was ready. I had ...
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking