Travel Blogs from McAllen
... the “Million Dollar Truck” to LMC Truck for possible
placement on their web site issue. I received a reply as follows, as Angie says
there will be no living with me….
would like to feature your truck story on lmctrucklife.com for the month of June. What this
means is that we will hold your story until June when we will post it on our
Featured Stories page. Your story will be up there for ...
... in the winter.
Along the way in Alamo, actually on S. Alamo Rd. just
minutes off of the freeway, is
The Original Willie’s Bar-B-Q that (according to Texas
monthly) is one of the 50 best BBQ joints in the world. Family owned and
operated since 1994. There claim to fame though, as far as I am concerned and I
have only been here the one time has to be their baked potato. Now I am talking
a huge russet potato, baked to perfection ...
... can’t handle watching them contort their bodies the way they do. But these ladies move like water and I could probably watch them for several hours and just lose myself in their movements. I’m so glad they’re with us.
Because our shows are later in the Valley, the generator truck is staying on until midnight. I know I’ll miss it being on that late once we’re out of the Valley and back to our normal show schedules, ...
... far from this spot, and the owners of the BBQ called “Theworm
(all one word) Smokin Team” are all partying with us now, and are super happy
we have joined them, and other people are catching on as to why we are having
such a great time.
Luckily we have Sober Pete Devost from Corunna to take
control of the wheels and to drive us home.
The next day we return to “Smokin on the Rio”
and the day takes on the same pattern as the ...
... in driving in to Mexico. We pay our bill and back to Texas we go. I have written lyrics to a new song, and it goes..”I am proud to be an American, where at least I now I'm free, But, don’t go in to Mexico, if you ever have to pee….” It was a very stressful, discouraging moment and had us thinking twice about what we were doing.
But now after a few days of re-grouping and looking back, and after many encouraging and positive posts ...
Other places to stay in McAllen
1800 South Second Street, McAllen | 4 star hotelfrom $112
1921 South 10th Street, McAllen | 2 star hotelfrom $115
101 N. Main St., McAllen | 3 star hotelfrom $124
1100 South 10th Street, McAllen | 2 star hotelfrom $70
1500 Wichita Ave, McAllen | 2 star hotelfrom $99
620 Wichita Ave, McAllen | 3 star hotelfrom $111
3801 Expressway 83, McAllen | 3 star hotelfrom $105
2131 South 10th St., McAllen | 3 star hotelfrom $99
617 Expressway 83, McAllen | 3 star hotelfrom $101
300 West Expressway 83, McAllen | 2 star hotelfrom $85
228 W Expwy 83, McAllen | 3 star hotelfrom $135
612 West Expressway 83, McAllen | 3 star hotelfrom $97
1800 South Ware Road, McAllen | 3 star hotelfrom $121
300 E Expressway 83, McAllen | Hotelfrom $70
1421 South 10th Street, McAllen | 1 star hotelfrom $61
220 W. Expressway 83, McAllen | 3 star hotelfrom $122
620 West Expressway 83, McAllen | Hotelfrom $52
800 W Expressway 83, McAllen | 2 star hotelfrom $86
1505 South 9th Street, McAllen | 2 star hotelfrom $65
1010 Houston St, McAllen | 1 star hotelfrom $45
1401 South 10th Street, McAllen | 2 star hotelfrom $61
700 Savannah Ave., McAllen | Hotelfrom $40
801 E. Expressway 83, McAllen | Hotelfrom $65