Hampton Inn Weatherford
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After breakfast we were off again. First we drove through the old Fort Wolters. They have used a lot of the old buildings as business warehouses but also have revamped several and people now live in them. After that short drive, we made our way into town to visit the Crazy Water store. Crazy Water comes from a couple of the mineral wells in this area. There are four levels of water, just water, low medium and high. The story goes that in the mid 1800's, a woman with dementia was ...
Yesterday we drove up to Mineral Wells, TX with mom & dad. The main objective was to visit Clark Gardens. We did accomplish that today, but not as good as I had hoped. It rained this morning and the trails were muddy, although the sun was out by the time we arrived, and it was difficult for daddy to walk them. We had brought a wheel chair for him to use if necessary, but with the muddy puddles, it was not easy to push him around. We did ...
... blog but I'm just amazed by how much of the southern half of Louisiana is SWAMP. If it weren't for elevated roads or the river no one could get into lower LA. before air travel. I covered a lot of LA today going all the way from NO to Shreveport then west to Texas. High temp today was 96 but no rain. The camelback I bought to carry my water was a life saver today. Because of the wind you don't realize how dehydrated you are getting --so water is essential. The ...
... created some of the iconic images of the old west.
I've always been a big fan of these two because they show the old west as we imagine it to be. Russell worked as a cowboy in Montana before becoming a world famous artist and Remington did most of his work from New York.
This was a big thing for me, seeing such iconic images as ...
... of what he saw, so who is to judge? The Warren Commission, that's who!
After this little bit of proud Texas history, the women went their own way and we gentlemen went on to a genuine American gun show. I don't care what your views on guns are, so I won't open the floor for questions and comments. The place was huge and it was full of nice things I can't afford. We were there a few hours but by the time the place was closing for the day, I ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility