Barr Ranch Retreat

Address: P.O. Box 14668, Odessa, Texas, 79768, United States | B&B
 
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Travel Blogs from Odessa

A Day with the US Presidents

A travel blog entry by jimandclare on May 28, 2015

3 comments, 9 photos

... of Presidents-something one doesn't hear from the media. Remember the Roy Rogers Riders Club? George W and Jim were both fans. Our guide gave Jim his own copy that he will share with his grandchildren. Maybe there is a future President in our family...

Next, we visited the Presidential Archives and Leadership Library that was established by local Odessa citizens after the assassination of President Kennedy. It is now part of the University of Texas ...

The denouement

A travel blog entry by trishsp8 on Mar 23, 2015

6 photos

... the snacks are for intermission - I give you a 5 minute window or 10 if your under 10 years old. put that king size bag of chips down when the lights go out. A plus - everyone seems to be taking the cell phones off thing seriously I didn't hear or see too much of this. Also its fine to be cute. During "beautiful" the leads started to sing "You've got a Friend" and the man (at least 70 years young) sitting in front of us reached for his wife's hand to hold during the song. So very ...

We don't want to live on I 20 west of Abilene

A travel blog entry by tlshade on Mar 07, 2015

3 comments, 9 photos

... happy in ALL things. I sure am mellowing in my old age. I am going to try and update the pictures I took today and go back to camp. Tom is grilling chicken tonight and I am hungry. We took a nice walk on the sand dunes and that was a workout!

Hope everyone is having a good weekend. We will have to see if I have wifi for the next few days. We are going to be out in the middle of nowhere...I think. =)

Laura
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Boring Drive

A travel blog entry by dbax on Feb 15, 2015

4 photos

Drove to Midland, Tx. And stopped for the night. Very boring. I still hate Texas. Midland, boyhood home of George W. Bush. Before we left Bossier, we stopped at Southern Maid Donuts. World famous and a must have while visiting Louisiana. Similar to Krispy Kreme, and just as delicious. Elvis only made one commercial in his lifetime. It was for Southern ...

At Sea

A travel blog entry by trishsp8 on Nov 10, 2014

2 photos

... Wine glasses flying and chairs skidding across the deck. I was commenting on a couple that was nearby and I said "I just dont get it" Phil misunderstood what I was talking about and said "you don't get sailing for pleasure?" He has the constitution of a Viking sailor, an excellent inner ear. My stomach stayed relatively calm but it was difficult to fall asleep while moving. Some people know my thing about ...