Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Tucumcari
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... task. All these stops are beautifully renovated and have a story to tell of their origin and place in Route 66 history. There is a sign across the road, which is one of the most photographed signs along the Route, the Welcome to Midpoint sign. We ate the pie, it was ok, have made better!! We continued on through roadside deserted ghost towns where inhabitants had been forced to leave after the building of ...
... and it will pick up and open for the Spring/summer traffic. Our RV park is in the middle of an old motel that is still standing (but not used) and it is kind of cute.
SATURDAY: Woke up to 40 degrees and did not get much over 50 today. Although the sun was out most of the day it was a cold wind blowing. We started to go to one of the towns south of here but the landscape was so flat and boring with ...
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... the day and the holiday so far. At the very mid point was a sign, of course, but there was also a perch in front of it where people could put their camera and use a self-timer. So we did. As we did, a perfectly restored '1920's something' pulled up across the road and John rushed over to grab a photo of it. What a bone-shaking experience it must be on some of these roads! It had no air conditioning for the already hot 86 degree heat here and it was going to get much hotter in the desert ...
... of it from another trip). They are very friendly & helpful & it seems the motel is pretty booked up except on the odd night like tonight.
My room has a great bed, deep armchair & TV. The bathroom is old & tiny but good water pressure, so who cares?
Many of the hotels have not fared as well on this strip. They grow grass & boarded up windows.
Once you settle in, walk over to ...