Candlewood Suites - Fort Worth/Fossil Creek
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Cumulative miles driven: 2,192
There are times when being from out of town really does help. We arrived in Fort Worth, Texas to discover that the annual Stock Show and Rodeo was underway so we thought that would be a great, very American, thing to see. Initially we were out of luck when we arrived at the box office to get tickets for the …
... bison were mooing occasionally, just like cows. After looking at the bison we drive to a nearby mini golf course. The golf holes were absolutely huge! Also several of the holes were multi level. You would start at the top level and if you got the ball into the side holes the ball would move down to the middle level, but if you got it into the middle hole the ball would go straight to the bottom level. Sam did pretty well for the first 9 holes, ...
... for dinner and ate at the Cattlemen's Fort Worth Steak House. This was the type of steak house we were looking for back in College Station. Peg had the T-bone with mushrooms and baked potato; I had the bone in Rib-Eye steak and backed potato. Wonderful food and service. This restaurant has been there since 1947.
Peg was disappointed the jewelry store across the street from the restaurant was closed by the time we finished dinner. I had not even seen it but she obviously ...
... and we were hungry so we decided to go ahead and try it. The ambiance was all of that of a warehouse, the only saving grace was the mounted long horns on the walls. We both ordered T-bone steaks, mine was ok, a little over done but acceptable; Peg’s medium rare came out well done. Sent it back and asked for rare figuring the cook (certainly not a chef) would over cook and she would get med- rare. Nope, rare to the point she brought it back to the ...
... did it. We carried on walking and next minute there was a cattle run which was going down the road and there were men on horses. That was quite cool and original. We looked around some gift shops and then headed to an Egyptian restaurant which was appalling. I had a plate of vegetables for $12 and Hannah had some rubbery chicken kebab strips which didn't even taste like chicken. We were both disgusted and decided as soon as we reach ...