Best Western Bowie Inn & Suites
Travel Blogs from Bowie
... peering periodically thru drawn curtains for any signs of a hockey mask. "Put down that soup ladle," said Deanne, cracking open another bottle of cider. "Relax!" When the sun dropped below the horizon we dressed appropriately and stepped out for a sashay around the park. I kept an eye out for anyone dancing wildly without any music, but it was all good. "Let's walk down to the lake," Deanne suggested. "What's the name of that lake?" ...
... teens--kept absently twirling her hair the entire flight by extending her arm at a 90-degree angle from her shoulder, which meant I got whacked in the face by her errant elbow more than once. Not pleasant.)
In Dallas I had a 3 hour layover, but nearly an hour of that was eaten up by Customs and Security clearances. The whole system there in automated--you line up exactly as you do in customs lounges the world over, but instead of talking to a person you approach ...
... far (or we took a wrong turn!). Went over a long fishing bridge with a few fisherpeople present. Walked back and then went to the pool to cool off - very refreshing. Then we walked down by the floating cabins (not part of the state park). First we walked out on a very rickety wooden dock, and saw 55 gallon drums in the water and on the shoreline - not very picturesque. As we walked ...
The first day and 500 miles behind us. The objective was to get past Dallas and I'm glad I did. We ended up at a roadside campground that I was able to pull right in and leave the car hitched. Just plugged in, turned on the A/C and hit the bed.
The travel has been good so far. Texas roads are a bit worse than Louisiana but traveling through Dallas is not for a novice especially in motorhome.
Looking forward to New Mexico. The planned stop is a town called Santa Rosa.
Really great tour. Lots of information presented in a fun, conversational way.¥ Our guide told it like it was without trying to pretty it up or make it politically correct.
On the way we passed through Onley. This is the home of the one armed dove hunt. We are not sure if they hunt one-armed doves or the hunt doves one ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center