Rodeway Inn Gallup
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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Travel Blogs from Gallup
... to say that anything is worth an 11 hour white knuckle drive but, the El Rancho was way cool; lots of history and movie star stuff. We got to stay in a movie starlet's room - Irene Manning, a singing bombshell from the golden age of cinema. Dad thought that was cool; I was just happy to get a good night's sleep.
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Smell Ya Later,
... had a coffee and a piece of pecan pie before taking a couple of pictures of the half way marker on the road outside.
We got back in the car and made our way west. The piece of Route 66 between Adrian and the border of New Mexico is basically a dust track. It was nothing but desert in front of us and a huge cloud of dust in the rear view mirror. The only other road user was a biker we'd seen in the cafe who stopped to tell us he was giving up and ...
... fast food and chain food outlets, grocery and gas stations. It’s quite a large and busy centre. On information from the hotel that tourists like Earl’s Restaurant, we headed out for a late lunch. The restaurant was fine, the food adequate and inexpensive, and there were tables with native jewellery and a bit of wood carving at the entrance. We didn’t expect that they would come inside to sell too, but they ...
... As we crossed the boarder we gained another hour with another time zone change, but still missed the opening time of the Arizona visitor centre by a couple of minutes after 6pm. Luckily they had brochures and booklets available outside. The road here also runs alongside the train tracks and some of the trains we have seen are amazing. Double-decker trains that go for more than two kilometres long! We rolled into Holbrook, Arizona after 7pm and found a place ...
... and the place in Benson have in common is they're both in Arizona".
Song of the day- I thought about "Take it easy", since we were in Winslow. Another Jackson Browne song was playing when we were taking pictures of the sunset....."Running on Empty".....a very apt choice. But another song really sums up where we ended up.
"Walmart Parking Lot"- Chris Cagle