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Travel Blogs from Alice
We have been preparing for this trip all year! I can honestly say I have never been physical fit! I feel good and confident that I will be able to handle this trip. The only issue I foresee are blisters! I am talking about The Camino! The spiritual walk across Spain! Over 500 miles! I am ready! I plan to visit St. James carrying prayers from family and ...
... Everywhere you go people are fishing in Texas. It doesn't matter whether it's a lazy river, a little or big lake, the Gulf or its estuaries. It's really pretty nice to see families out enjoying being together. This park had nice fish cleaning facilities that were in use.
It was so quiet and peaceful and we enjoyed our nightly walk and got a good night's rest. Tomorrow we reach the Gulf!
Happy birthday, Rick.
... way to end a fantastic trip.
In San Antonio the "girls'" menfolk were happy to claim them and the grandson reluctantly gave Gran back her vehicle. With a big bag of trail mix and a large Dr. Pepper for supper, I hit the road for Kingsville where my sweetie husband was also happy to welcome me.
I'll attach a few pictures that didn't quite fit anywhere else but are fun reminders of eight days with some of my most favorite people.
Went to the King Ranch today! This is about 50 miles south of Corpus Christi really not a bad drive. Actually a little chilly today 68 and cloudy. We arrived at the ranch around 11:00 am...we actually got up and went out that early! This was a tour of the ranch...this is the largest working ranch in Texas with about 65,000 heads of cattle. This ranch also has quarter horses...they had a triple crown winner back in the ...
Although the weather in Ireland had been "Warm" and Sunny, almost without exception, the announcement that "it's 101º on the ground in San Antonio" made me want to turn around and go back. But we handed W over to his parents and M and I put petrol in the Jeep and stopped at Whataburger for lunch on the go and headed south to turn M over to the other grandmother and to reunite Granny with Grandpa.
Some random thoughts:
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