Travel Blogs from Waco
... the Jack the Ripper murders and other goings-on in Whitechapel during that time. We had the second to last episode of the season playing this evening while crossing our fingers that my laptop battery would have enough juice to watch the whole thing. So of course, we ran out of battery power five minutes before the ending…
The jump tomorrow is at 5:30am and is around 100 miles. We’re heading to Glen Rose, Texas ...
... to get there. That being said, the GPS has led very far off track in the past—so we take the directions cautiously. We have to make sure we either have enough fuel for the entire trip or we have to know exactly where the major truck stops are to fill up. We have been forced on two different occasions to used our extra gas cans to make it the last few miles--it is not a good time.
First of all, the last 2-3 months have been most volatile regarding weather ... especially the last month. We've experienced dramatic swings in temperature in a single day. For example, 78 degrees in one day and the next day down in the low 20's! We've seen light snow, freezing rain, high winds and abundant sunshine ... sometimes all in one day! We think this is can be typical for Texas, but it certainly expressed itself supremely ...
Our Hill Country weekend began Thursday night at the Baylor / Oklahoma football game at Floyd Casey Stadium in Waco. Our Bears broke open a close game late in the first half and ran away with a convincing 41-12 win over the Sooners in front of a sold out crowd and nationally televised audience.
Our fellow travelers for the weekend, Barry and Sylvia from Magnolia, were seeing parts of Texas for the first time. Sylvia was attending her first college football game
... what was up. He came over and took care of everything. Now we will see how good Geico ins is, because here it is not no fault. Will post some pics. Decided to head for a campground that is American Legion, well it is the worst campground that we have ever stayed in. Not going to name it on here but if you would like to know send me a private message. Writing this and going to bed and wake up to a new day. Things always get better!!!! ...
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center