Tram ride in Santa Ana Wildlife Refuge

Saturday we went back to the Santa Ana  Refuge with two other workampers and took the Tram ride throughout the park. Of course nothing ever works like planned we went on the day where the had a big event planned to protest potentially losing the refuge to the borderwall. We got there on time but […]

International Museum of Art & Science, McAllen,TX

I wish there would be a rating for Museums or a warning of sorts before paying the entrance fee. Not that this was a bad venue but it’s more something for families/ children than for 2 adults. The entrance fee of $7 should have been a hint. They had a nice exhibit including a special […]

McAllen Tamale Fest

Part of exploring a new area is not knowing what to expect… I saw an advertisement for the McAllen Tamale Fest in the paper and we decided to check it out. When we got there we saw it was a smaller kind of festival so we parked and walked over. The entire festival consisted of […]

Estero Llano Grande State Park

I think I should learn spanish  !  The names and pronunciation down here confuse me. I guess the J is a H when it comes to things  Jicama, Javier & Javelina…. Anyway we took the bikes out to the Estero Llano Grande State Park near the border to Mexico.. Plenty of Bike riding opportunities  including […]

National Butterfly Center…someone please take my money

Sunday ( 10/22)   we decided to do what the other Winter Texans do.. visit Flea Markets.. We went to Donna,TX to visit the DON WES Flea Market to see a guy about a sunshade for the RV. The one I bought from Amazon doesn’t work as well as we thought and for $99 he will […]