DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Midland Plaza
Travel Blogs from Midland
... even to me, and finally fun time watching Kentucky Derby at Tennis Racquet Club including Mint Juleps and delicious BBQ. Mostly great conversations with Liz, Texas born and raised with artistic side along with being warm and intelligent and Nick, petroleum attorney and business owner. Nick and Tom had lots to talk ...
... We found a restaurant called Cork and Pig so the name caught my eye and we went. It was a typical beer drinking Chili's kind of place but a little upscale.
Given the clientele we decided to order pizzas instead of pork ribs. The pizza was good as was the wine. John's margarita was okay. As you can see the Flats jumped into the drinks immediately!! Drunkards!! To allow us to have some wine left over John had to put the Flats in his shirt ...
... 160;Then I see a sign warning that trucks tip over. So now I'm trying to avoid being next to trucks. Scan for deer, pass the truck, scan for deer. And now we have a "high crosswinds" sign. I open all the windows evenly. Who knows if that helps. (Scan for deer.) And then, here's the kicker, a "danger falling rocks" sign. Thank you very much, sign. ...
Whats the one thing you never want to happen before you leave on a trip? You dont want to be sick, and yet thats exactly where I am this morning. Praying that we can get meds and get everyone well before we leave. The last thing we want to do is travel while feeling bad, or worse yet to get someone else sick while on our ...
Today we experienced dramatic changes in weather and landscape. We went from the heat of a desert to snowy mountains (8650ft - 2600m), from a sand storm to a rain and snow storm, from pristine untouched white sand dunes to the endless thousands of rigs pumping black oil.
White Sands National Monument really surpised us. We hesitated to visit this place at first, but changed our minds once we saw the incredibly white dunes in the distance. The sand is mostly made of gypsum, which ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility