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... stores--a strange and engaging cocktail of elements.
We again did battle with staying on Route 66 and had some rest stops along the way: a farm-to-table Texas Steakhouse in McLean (population 585), the largest Christian cross in the world in Groom, Texas. Finally, we ended up in Amarillo--driving in circles before we arrived at the Cadillac Ranch--an empty swath of fertile land with a row of ...
... also visited the petrified forest state park which was amazing. Trees that had been buried under ground for thousands of years and had turned into stone, beautiful colours. The exit highway from this state park took us through the painted desert, a rainbow of sands and rock .
Apart from one or two towns in Texas on the Route 66, most of them were ghost towns, the best of them being the town of Glenrio which ...
... early Sunday morning driving interstate 40 to OK.
Friday, Saturday – June 7 & 8 – Hackberry Camp Area, Palo Duro Canyon State Park, Canyon, TX
This is one of five campgrounds in Palo Duro Canyon State Park and I think the best but it only has 30amp. Mesquite and Sagebrush campgrounds have both 30 and 50 amps and two other areas just have water. Hackberry is the second campground (Sagebrush the first) coming down ...
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Onward through the desert into California and a (cozy, cushy) night's stay at cousin Karyn's house in Palm Desert - she was out of town but did not hesitate to offer her home and kindly left a key and an unopened bottle of Bombay Sapphire [I left some] (and a PANTRY FULL OF Keurig COFFEE SELECTIONS - and try as I might to sample them all - I LEFT SOME.) Cousin Jacque orchestrated the visit and we'd hoped to see her ...
... cinnamon and brown sugar!!!!!!!!!! I didn't realise the marshmallow shena****ns when I was ordering, that is just what comes as standard when u order a sweet potato!!!! We feel like we have completed a Man Vs Food challenge! We have now rolled back to our hotel room, where the meat sweats are starting! If I haven't posted a blog entry by this time tomorrow, it means we are in a meat coma! Send help! He he he Goodnight y'all Total miles travelled today - ...
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