So much to do in Puerto Peñasco, Mexico

Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument

If you missed my last post covering our drive and arrival at Puerto Peñasco, click here.  In this segment I’ll try to encapsulate what we did during our nine days south of the border, without running too long. Our destination was located where the Sonoran desert meets the Sea of Cortez, 65 miles south of the U.S./Mexican border at Lukeville, AZ.  The name Puerto […]

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Whad’ya know, we’re in Mexico!

Who knew we would make it to Mexico this winter? For years we’ve wanted to drive Betsy south of the border, but it’s been mostly a dream since we haven’t been comfortable doing it on our own.  We recently discovered  that Winnebago Outdoor Adventures had organized a caravan to Puerto Penasco (here’s the 2016 schedule, you can go in 2017 even if you don’t own […]

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Drugs and Dentists – Mexico!

Algodones, Mexico

We arrived in Yuma thinking we could get away from a lingering cold snap in the area.  Yet, when we arrived here a freeze warning remained in effect for several days.  Yuma is in the far southwest corner of Arizona, sharing its border with Mexico and California.  And get this: according to Guinness World Records, Yuma is the sunniest city […]

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