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TravelPod Member ReviewsEcono Lodge San Antonio
One of the best hotels for a long stay we've had. Super nice staff, superior clean rooms and as with all things, location, location, location!
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Thought I would take a moment and catch up with travel blog. We've started this adventure over so many times, I prefer to think of the short departures from the road as way stations for either the pocket book or the body. The soul gets fed on the open road and each and every campground a hundred fold over four walls but you sometimes you can't feed …
We made it from Las Cruces to San Antonio safe and sound in about 8.5 hours. I'm sorry, but that is one boring ride! I think Texas lets you drive 80 miles an hour just to get it over.
We found very limited points of interest and question whether the one scenic view was actually "scenic". We were thankful for periodic Internet access, …
... into a hole that led to the caverns in 1920. The caverns, named after the dog, Dixie, are a limestone foundation and travel up into the mountain, rather than down.
Here in Texas, The Natural Bridge Caverns are just northeast of San Antonio, and founded 1960 by four college students from St. Mary's University. The caverns, the largest in ...
San Antonio part 2: Today I wandered off the key tourist spots, but still along San Antonio's Riverwalk.
On the way to a Mexican hot spot, I stopped at the Spanish Governor's Palace built in the Adobe style of architecture. Then, I found a charity second hand shop. In case, I run out of proper clothes, there I find everything I need for about 3.99 USD a piece. Lunch has happend at a Mexican restaurant (see separate entry on food).
After that I walked ...
... in this case soft tacos.
By the way, yesterday I found a good drink to go with: Tequila Mockingbird.
If you care for less alcohol, beer will always do. Today, I discovered an old
Texaco gas station that was converted into a relaxed beer bar frequented by
students and artists mainly. It was a good spot to take a break.
For a sweet delight drop by a Mexican bakery. Sugar diet at its best!