Travel Blogs from Athens
One of the many man made lakes in Texas (they only have one natural lake and share it with Louisiana (Caddo Lake). Someone had the great idea to enable persons with limited mobility the opportunity to fish. We went to visit an old friend of Mike (Aubrey) they were married to sisters at one stage of their lives. Later on our trip we were informed Aubrey had passed over. We felt he had hung on to see Mike again. This was the sad part of our trip till the next one. ...
... showed the left rear tire on the Jeep we tow behind us only had 20lbs of air. Humm. On examination it had a lag bolt stuck in the tread (picture). I went back in and ate lunch and by the time I was done it only had 21lbs of air in it. So after changing the tire in the large parking lot, on we went. I'm sure even if I had walked around the rig I probably would not have noticed this. Without the tire ...
Today our annual preventative maintenance is scheduled so off we go at o'dark thirty to Hall truck center. And if you know Pam you know that o'dark thirty is not a reasonable time of the day. So we are still a little sluggish after the minimum dose of three large cups of coffee. But, our baby needs a lube job, oil, filters and just general loving care ...
Today I tackle the step problem and figure out it's the computer control module for the steps. A new one is ordered and the old one removed. The steps are now up until the new board is attached. My constant companion for the last week, Rascal, and I head for the Shreveport airport to pickup Pam. She's been visiting ...
We scheduled a tire rotation and front end alignment and even though I planned ahead and had everything prepared to move early Murphy's Law kicked in. As I'm ready to move the coach the steps refuse to retract. After some electrical trouble shooting they are still a no go. I gave up and drove off and they went up? A couple hours later again not retracting. But now we have completed our tire and alignment ...
Other places to stay in Athens
1119 East Tyler Street, Athens | 2 star hotelfrom $106
716 E Tyler St, Athens | 2 star hotelfrom $78
State Route 31 East, Athens | Hotelfrom $31
1814 Highway 31 E, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $89