Stay Express Inn and Suites
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- Continental Breakfast
- Minbar in room
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Smoking rooms available
- Refrigerator in room
TripAdvisor Reviews Stay Express Inn and Suites Sweetwater
Travel Blogs from Sweetwater
... Cache Across America (CAA), we started seeing cotton fields, or the remnants of them. I passed and elevator that advertised grain storage and Gin, (as in cotton).
The CAA for TX is located next to what used to be the largest (and maybe still is) wind farm in the world! It is the Horse Hollow Wind Farm, you can google for more ...
... like this is quite an elevation change!
According to the historical markers, it was a much larger town in the past. There aren't many houses left here now. The rv park is where the town bank once stood. The owner manged to save the bank steps. The post office is next door, so I guess you could call this area the downtown of Hermleigh.
Surrounding the town is ...
We had a very short time to enjoy Santa Fe before returning to the hill
country to get ready for our next adventure, visiting family and friends
and all the other things we needed to get done. While we were in Santa
Fe the weather was quite cold but the sun was shining and we spent a
lot of time catching up on our travel stories and fixing some fine
foods. Winter is such a good time for fixing curries and pots of beans
... and they had an emergency number for the ranger on call. Ranger Black answered the phone and was as nice as could be. He instructed us how to get in and where the best campsites were. We settled in and ate pizza and watched Jack the Giant Slayer. Yep. Roughing it at its finest.
The next morning Scott and I ventured down a trail. ...
... little ranch at their base, and it looks like an ant.
So I couldn't shake the feeling that they were alive.
What I could't decide is if their flowing arms were doing yoga, or waving in distress.
I took a movie, just to try to capture the infinity of them, but between the wind and the camera constantly having to try to adjust to ever farther distances it's pretty rough.