Travel Blogs from Groom, United States

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Heartwarming experience, Groom, United States travel blog

Heartwarming experience

A travel blog entry by thepaynes2014

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The Cross of our Lord Jesus Christ in Groom, Texas was an awesome, heartwarming experience. Starting with the 190 foot Cross that could be seen for miles, down to the life size bronze sculptures depicting The Crucifixion of Christ was an unbelievably ...

Giant cross, Groom, United States travel blog

Giant cross

A travel blog entry by ramblinraasch

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     The next stop was a surprise to us. There was mention of a giant cross and leaning water tower so we thought we would check it out as we drove by to see if we wanted to stop. We stopped and got more than we bargained for. Yes, ...

In the middle of nowhere, Groom, United States travel blog

In the middle of nowhere

A travel blog entry by lisagreen

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After eating at the Big Texan, we drove through areas of Texas where it seemed like we were at the end of the earth.  Nothing for miles!!!  Until...we came to the largest cross in the western hemisphere.  It was huge!! It was sooooooooo ...

This boy loves crosses, Groom, United States travel blog

This boy loves crosses

A travel blog entry by ryanboyle81

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My wife's turn at the wheel, Groom, United States travel blog

My wife's turn at the wheel

A travel blog entry by aztlanking89

My wife took over the driving and it was smooth sailing until a big thunderstorm hit in Amarillo, Texas.  After a while we stopped a Dairy Queen in Groom, Texas for a break and a ...

Texas panhandle, Groom TX, United States travel blog

Texas panhandle

A travel blog entry by wendyskelton

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We stopped and camped at Lake McClellan Recreation area located in the McClellan Creek National Grasslands area in Groom Texas. Yet another dry lake and the rivers are dry. There was one local family camping here having a family reunion. The rest of the ...

Largest Cross in Texas, Groom, United States travel blog

Largest Cross in Texas

A travel blog entry by pegariah

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... feet wide. The structure weighs 2.5 million pounds (including foundation). At the intersection of I-40 and F.M. 295, just west of Groom.The cross is encircled by the fourteen stations of the cross.  There are also statues of the Last Supper ...

The Largest Cross in the Western Hemisphere, Groom, TX, United States travel blog

The Largest Cross in the Western Hemisphere

A travel blog entry by darlakay

I got a virtual geocache ...

Bug eyed, Groom, United States travel blog

Bug eyed

A travel blog entry by terroraustralis

Found a sleepy spot, another dodgy looking hotel but it's cheap and I can't fit any more bugs in ...

Cross of our Lord Jesus Christ MUST SEE, Groom, United States travel blog

Cross of our Lord Jesus Christ MUST SEE

A travel blog entry by traveltheusa

Will add entry later and the pictures. All I can say right now is this was VERY moving! It is 190 ft tall and is billed as the tallest cross in the Western hemiphere it also holds stations of the ...

Following Route 66 Home, Groom, United States travel blog

Following Route 66 Home

A travel blog entry by muggeragem

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... but when I arrived, I just could not stay in a city again or in a corporate motel so I continued on. I saw a billboard for a motel in Groom which was and hour along the road and I went there and am glad I did. Supper was in a little diner and I think 15 ...

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