Holiday Inn Express Oklahoma City-Penn Sq
Travel Blogs from Oklahoma City
... moved to the historic section. An example of how complete the museum is: the barb wire display has 1300 different barb wire specimens chosen from 8000 submitted. Saddle examples were over 30. Exhibits for cattle drives, Indians, military, are all covered in fine detail.
We spent about 5 hours-so plan to spend the better part of a day and don't worry about food-they have a ...
... Route 66 stops in 2009. As the only constant thing is change, so has the MidPoint Café seen its share of changes. Ownership has changed, and while it looks pretty much the same, we hope that time marching on won’t close this little gem’s doors.
For "Cars" fans, the previous owner of the MidPoint Café was Fran - and she was the inspiration for "Flo" and her cafe was the inspiration for "Flo's V-8 Cafe." When John Lassiter visited ...
... of Sullivan to Fanning, Missouri, for a quick photo stop at the world's biggest rocking chair, a roadside attraction that does exactly what it claims to, namely to be a very big rocking chair! Built in 2008, it measures over 40ft in height and 20ft in width, and is in the Guinness Book of Records, along with all the other dubious world records such as marshmallow eating (25 in a minute, apparently!). There's really not much more to say about this. It's a ...
... The coyotes entice the patrons to buy a shot and drag the person on the bar and do their thing. The body shot often involves two coyotes so I can imagine for some guys that this girl on girl action is pretty exciting. Bras are hanging from the ceiling all adding to the decor. All in all, its pretty fun but we left before the coyotes use the water gun on the customers.
We leave OKC happy to have seen it and looking forward to the next city to ...
... city and this nation will not be defeated" etched into a wall nearby.
We also ate at the famous Cattleman's Steakhouse near the national stockyards and had the presidential t-bone...the one that Bush likes to eat when in Oklahoma City.
Tomorrow is our longest drive on the trip as we near our final destination.
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