Holiday Inn Odessa
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Liz is the mother of Mark Thomas, really good friend of TEJ's and mountain climber partner. Mark has become special to us as has his mom after her visit to Chicago a couple years ago with Mark. Had to visit her in Midland with her husband, Nick. They took really good care of us dining at local BBQ place, Petroleum Museum which ...
... We found a restaurant called Cork and Pig so the name caught my eye and we went. It was a typical beer drinking Chili's kind of place but a little upscale.
Given the clientele we decided to order pizzas instead of pork ribs. The pizza was good as was the wine. John's margarita was okay. As you can see the Flats jumped into the drinks immediately!! Drunkards!! To allow us to have some wine left over John had to put the Flats in his shirt ...
... named our camper. Greased Lightning. We want her to feel empowered. And of course the name comes with a built in theme song! Google it if you don't believe me :-). Oh no! Loud muffler all of a sudden. Stopped at a gas station and they directed across the street to Chico's Repair. Turned out that we busted a flange on our catalytic converter. Chico fixed us right up. He's the man! We just entered Mountain Time Zone and there are mountains around us. How fitting ...
... So, Steve has fallen instantly asleep in the passenger seat. No worries, I've got this. I start driving in Flatonia (it's flat). Get through San Antonio- no issues. West of San Antonio I see a light descending from the sky. My hypotheses as to what it is happen in this order: 1) helicopter; 2) alien spacecraft; 3) gigantic West Texas lightning bug. It turns out to be a ...
Whats the one thing you never want to happen before you leave on a trip? You dont want to be sick, and yet thats exactly where I am this morning. Praying that we can get meds and get everyone well before we leave. The last thing we want to do is travel while feeling bad, or worse yet to get someone else sick while on our ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility