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... the top of a hill overlooking the hill country. The town of Mason contained many pretty houses and a large square with a stately courthouse. Who knew?
We drove on to Llano, seeing a large cement rhinocerous along the way. We celebrated the 4th of July with a dinner from Cooper’s BBQ, and then did some porch-sitting and chatting. Kelly looked at his cache of fireworks, but did not light any due to the dry conditions. ...
... Angelas, arriving at 5:35 a.m. We have a four hour layover before leaving on our final train, the Coast Starlight.
Kallen met many of our engineers and conductors today! Our conductor, Andrew, gave Kallen his personal Conductor hat and got him a MCDonald's lunch and brought it to our train! Such a happy boy! We've been so fortunate to collect contact information from our new ...
... there is water there is life, though, and the Rio Grand river is the
area's life line.
Everyone here is really friendly, and we have hardly met anyone in Marfa who is from Marfa. This town exists it seem because of the Chinati foundation and the jobs that have trickled from the people who come to work for it. There isn't much else here but because this foudation brings a certain cultural mind set there are odd things you wouldn't ...
... the National Park.
Lajitas – This used to be an Army post and a border crossing. The town was bought in 2008 and now it is a resort with river running, golf, tennis, horseback riding, fitness facility, star gazing and cute shops in the Adobe style. The Barton Warnock Visitor Center is located here which showcases the Chihuahuan Desert. If you have a Texas State Park Pass you can get in free here, the fort and the ...
... another guy there said it was an otter (we confirmed I was right when we got home and looked on the internet!) How gross to be swimming with a nutria!
Stopped again in Fredricksburg, and got a pretzel at the Fredricksburg Brewing Company (same place we got a pretzel a couple of years ago). Then finally arrived in Austin to a glass of wine and a hot tub, thanks to sweet husband Kelly. What a fun trip with special friend Tricia – how lucky we ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services