Monthly Archives: December 2011

Towerpoint Resort

We arrived at Towerpoint Resort on Wednesday and were lucky enough to have an available spot to park right behind my step-mother’s house, so she is just a few steps away.   The resort is decorated for Christmas and many … Continue reading

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Benson, AZ

You know you’re in the desert when you start seeing signs like this at the Rest Areas. Poisonous Snakes and InsectsInhabit The Area  We spent a few days visiting relatives in the area near Benson, Arizona.  They let us park … Continue reading

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Arizona

We left Van Horn, Texas, early this morning and headed west again, still on Interstate 10.  Texas just goes on and on, and there’s nothing to see, no trees, no houses.  Finally we crossed the state line into New Mexico. … Continue reading

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West Texas

Texas is such a big state.  We drove almost 400 miles without seeing a tree or a house.  Somewhere along the way we stopped at a Rest Area only to discover that they had no water, so the bathrooms were … Continue reading

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Luling, Texas

Oy, 600 miles of Texas to go yet… and then there will be New Mexico.  This is the dullest part of the whole country as far as I’m concerned.  We’ve been trying not to make this a repeat of last … Continue reading

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Texas

We thought we’d get an early start this morning, but right after we got on Interstate 10 the traffic came to a standstill.  We were stuck there for two hours due to road construction, an accident, and rush hour(s).  Finally, … Continue reading

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Gulf Beach Boulevard

The campground filled up with motor homes overnight, such a contrast to what we have experienced so far this whole trip.  But it is to be expected, the snowbirds can’t get any further south than this unless they go to … Continue reading

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