Historic Walking Tour…New Orleans

We decided to take a guided walking tour of the historic part of New Orleans. After work we made it from St Bernard StatePark to the Basin Station Visior Center parked for $5  and marched down St Louis street to Decatur. The tour started at the Cafe Beignet on Decatur. Our guide Dave  was very […]

Salt Lake …La Sal del Rey

 La Sal del Rey, or “the King’s Salt,” is one of three naturally occurring salt lakes in South Texas. Sitting atop an estimated four million tons of salt, these hypersaline lakes are seven times saltier than the ocean. Definitely an interesting place to visit. The maybe a bit over half a mile to the Lake […]

Rescaca Vieja Trail

We went back to Benston State Park. It saddens me to have read last week that  this StatePark did not get an exception from the Border Wall funding and might be inaccessible within the next 1 or 2 years. I am sure there are regions where Borderwalls might make sense but cutting these wildlife sanctuaries […]