Hilton Santa Fe Golf Resort & Spa at Buffalo Thunder
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We drove from Scotland, TX to Santa Fe with no issues. A quick stop at a local park somewhere in the middle of nowhere for lunch brought some stares to the Scamp. The towns we drove through were quite sad in general. Many of them had storefronts that were boarded up, which were clearly at one point in the hub of town. There were so many cool strips with lovely-looking storefronts like these, but they were mostly closed up and collecting dust. I was hoping for a ...
... Tree out of bed at 7:20, to make an early start. Our good work was somewhat undone however when we stopped in at Starbucks for a morning coffee. It was packed and took us half an hour to get our caffeine shot. Its amazing how dominant Starbucks is over here.. there are no other options other than the Starbucks stores which are everywhere.. the coffees not that great either.
... fill the streets.
*The majority of waitresses are rude and dismissive. Eye contact with them is rare.
*Specialty smoking stores are everywhere - cigarettes, tobacco and cigars are really cheap, a 20 pack of Marlborough is $6.00. There are NO warnings on the packs, but strangely we haven't seen many people smoking.
*There are ...
... 8217;ve never heard of us. Just one of those days I guess! They finally manage to seat us at two tables side by side. Thank God the food was amazing! Fajitas, enchiladas, burgers, deep fried mushrooms – I think we ordered pretty much a bit of everything on the menu! Clear plates all round. Full and satisfied we head back to base. I think everyone will sleep like logs tonight, not least Steve bless him.
...So the storm never hit. Well, you ...
... The latter is regarded as the oldest church in the US.
From there we headed north to the Plaza established in 1610 by Don Pedro de Peralta passing the St. Francis Cathedral and Loretto Chapel on the way. The latter chapel is renowned for its spiral staircase purportedly built so women could gain access to the choir loft rather than using a ladder as the men did. The Cathedral Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi combines adobe, French-Romanesque and ...
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