Hampton Inn & Suites Fredericksburg
Travel Blogs from Fredericksburg
We left Ft. Stockton in a very thick fog, with some rain (apparently the dying gasps of the hurricane coming up from Mexico) which cleared fairly early. The dry desert terrain continued as we came through the West Texas country. During this, period we began to observe power-generating windmills and operating oil well pumps but did not see a single drilling rig. Gradually, however both the terrain and plant life began to change as we entered the ...
... did a tour, tasted some samples. knock your boots off that one! Loved all the wooden buildings.
Went back into Fredicksburg and walked the street. We had dinner at the German restaurant - not very nice.
... 1889 (some say 1849) and is full of all kinds of neat stuff to look at and buy if so inclined. It claims to have a population of just 3 but who's counting? It was 492 in 1904. It was founded by a couple of German immigrants, one named Luckenbach. In the beginning it was a community trading post and one of the few to never break a treaty ...
... in the house....all the furnishings (including clothes hanging in the closet!) are as they were until the family turned everything over to the Park Service. LBJ died here....he seemed to hang on until he was given word that "peace" in Vietnam was well on it's way....he died the next day. I liked their driveway..we did not use it but the photo with the red car shows how they used a dam over the Pedernales River to make it look as if he was driving over ...
The half hour drive from Fredericksburg to Kerrville is beautiful even in the misty rain we had this day. Lots of open space...past ranches, rolling hills and wildflowers. We had decided to go to the Museum of Western Art first. Arriving just past 10, we were the first guests of the day.
The Museum is dedicated to Western Heritage and was originally founded as home ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking