Hampton Inn and Suites Tulsa - Woodland Hills
Travel Blogs from Tulsa
Ian has gone out exploring in Tulsa, Oklahoma, while Mom is resting beside the pool and catching a few rays. Will not be going on the road until tomorrow......just travel Route 66 and take in some sights along the way. No pictures today.......you really DO NOT want to see me in my bathing suit. ...
... its progressive urban culture. However, out of the proverbial gas, we turned in for the night--ready for another colossal road day on Saturday--this time deep into the (northern) heart of Texas. The chirping of crickets, long a symbol of summer stasis, has taken on a more Hitchcockian vibe here in Tulsa...may we awaken from our sleep unharmed by this biblical pestilence. And may the breakfast bar be plentiful.
... hot. Morning tea today is in transit. Cold drinks and tomato and cheese on crackers all prepared while motoring along old Route 66. Next stop is in Carthage. This is a pretty little town . It's claim to fame besides being on Route 66 is its City Hall, Whee Bridge and a number of beautiful historical houses. We have lunch at Iggy's cafe which is a 20 year old diner which has been furnished in the style of the 60's. its pretty cool and the food is good. From here we ...
Off this morning and we found Route 66 without too much bother. Initially, it was a cloudy day but this burnt off quickly, with predictions for it to be very hot today.
We left Missouri, rode 13.6 miles through Kansas, with the best signposting and ended up in Oklahoma. Initially, we passed through Galena - a quaint little town and of course took photos with the Route 66 sign etc.
On the road again and we ...
... of us had a good signal. Not only that but we got back in the car we had the low fuel warning. It was then more important to find fuel! Fortunately that only took a few minutes. We managed to find a hotel which looked deserted but turned out to be FULLY booked. The nice girl on reception helped us with a map and some hotel addresses. We were not far from the hotl when I spied another. However we decided to go with the first one and when I drove out ...
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- Wheelchair accessibility
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