National Butterfly Center,Mission TX

Another nature center that will disappear when the borderwall will be build. Last year we were not impressed with the amount of butterflies but this year it was different there were so many monarch butterflies in the milkweed refilling before their next  journey into mexico . butterfly center

Dia de Muertos / Day of the dead

Local exhibit in the Mission, Museum ( quaint little local museum ) Learned  a few new thing about this celebration of the dead. Dates back to the Atzec empire, was not celebrated in northern Mexico/ South Texas till the 20 th century and was originally in summer but got moved to be more in line […]

Summer Breeze RV Resort, Victoria,TX

Home for the week.. we left  the Escapee End Campground in rainy and foggy weather but just before Houston the sun came out and we had a beautiful ride to Victoria. After checking in and setting up we went to the Texas Zoo to see the 9 month old ocelot kitten “Laguna” unfortunately the kitten […]

Hot Springs Tower

Amazing how one ( or two ) can travel 1300 miles and the landscape did not change much . Other than the Bark on some of the trees this could be New York or Vermont. Green mountains, hills/mountains. OK, at a closer look the rocks look different …more quartz here and shale back in the […]