Days Inn Portland / Corpus Christi
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... tankers are lined up outside the port entry, ready to make their way into the harbor of Corpus Christi. There are countless oil refineries throughout the surrounding inland area. As you fill-up today, thank the “US corporate OIL production pipeline” coming out of the south Texas area—alongside a pristine coastline featuring a vacation area such as Mustang Island and the Padre Island National Seashore.
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... anyone elses.
After a brief time, we continued on our way to the main area. This is where the professionals were working. I was kind of disappointed since they all were still sculpting. Guess tomorrow is when they will be finished. I think they are working throughout the night to finish them, but I think I got some good pictures anyway.
We walked around for a little bit then Robin took Julian to the part of ...
... luncheon at 11:30. Don't know why it's called the Red Hat/ROMEO luncheon. The ROMEO part is "Retired Old Men Eating Out", so that fits, but no one wears a red hat. Anyway we were at this Seafood & Spaghetti Restaurant which probably seats about 80 and there were about 60 of us. Actually I think more showed up than they were expecting since they had to add a few more tables to the set up. The ...
... There were a few things we needed including some printer ink for the printer we carry in "G/G". Well, while we were out, we stopped in Arby's for a quick lunch. We haven't been to Arby's since before 5 Mar.
After returning to "G/G" we just chilled, except you know a woman's work is never done so I did 4 loads of laundry (have I told you how much I like having a washer ...
... corpus cristi , took a ferry over to aransas pass and than drove to rockland where we spotted a nice looking rv park on the water, called sand dollar resort. it wasn't too far from aransas wildlife refgue, but the weather was so bad that we didn't go to the refuge, next time. and there will be a next time!!
the rest of the time was going back to the birding places and to the beach. we are headed back to blanco and than we will post our last blog.
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking
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