Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Shamrock North
Travel Blogs from Shamrock
Being in the Ozarks always reminds me of the book, Where the Red Fern Grows. In the book the main character is counting his blessings and says his heart was bursting with happiness. Well, sharing this trip with my family makes me feel just the same way.
We woke up to a rainy morning. The people of Missouri keep telling us how tired they …
Day two and we again didn't hit the road until around 8 am...guess that was good considering I didn't get to bed until after midnight.
We knew going into this trip that we were going to have a couple of days that were simply just driving...today was one of those days. We drove through New Mexico and the "top" of Texas but didnt make it to …
Another 200 miles in the bag today - spending the night in this joint. Not much craic about her apart from these two dodgy fellas who seem to be getting kicked out of most places I've been to all day.
Got my kecks washed in a hairdressers (I **** you not - see photos for evidence) I walked in the front door and got some funny looks - that …
... one of the most appealing sites or smells.
We rolled into Alburqurque NM around 5 and just had a really nice meal at a place called Seasons Rot. Grille, in Old Town....very nice and with a view as we watched rain come over the mountains east of town.
So we have our Jimmy John subs bought for tomorrow's lunch already and we are ready for our first park...the Petroglyphs Nat. Monument right here in town. Im excited.
... Red Rock Canyon and State Park in Hinton, OK. Amazing views and miles and miles of red muddy dirt. We started a loop style hike at 5:15pm, so we knew there wasn't much light left. After an hour, the sun dropped over the canyon walls and we high-tailed it back to the truck. There were a handful of trailers and even some tents with campfires nearby. This made Grant a little sad that we didn't have our ol 'Splash'. ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
Stayed here as I had stayed in the Holiday Inn in Tucumcari the night before - which was excellent. This place was nowhere near as clean and just generally was a downgrade on the previous nights stay. Not impressed.
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