Travel Blogs from Gocek
... in Childress. We had salads and chicken fried steak (me) and brisket and baked potato (Dad). The food was excellent and the check, including tax and tip, was $26. We couldn't find anything on TV so we watched Mad Men on our portable DVD player.Yes, it was a pretty boring day, as the first day always is. But that's the price you pay for a motor trip and we both love them!
... a bit. now we are making our way through little towns along highway 287, headed down to Fort Worth. GPS says about 3.5 hours to go. hoping we can kick it out quick so Rhett can get out and not want to murder his car seat by the end of this trip. Rhett is great at taking ...
... farms I observed.
Conveniently, I found myself in Amarillo right around early dinner time, which meant I had a moral obligation to stop at the famous Big Texan Steak Ranch, known for offering a free 72 oz. steak to anyone who can finish it in one sitting. Despite expectations to the contrary from several of my FB friends, this was not an option for me. Lowana and I had also dined here during our last pass through this area 20 ...
... trek over the Great Plains of New Spain, Percy Bysshe Shelley and his wife Mary Shelly (author of Frankenstein) came across these ruins. Here Shelley penned his immortal lines, among them:
I met a traveler from an antique land, who said: Two vast and trunkless legs of stone stand in the dessert. And on the pedestal these words appear: “My name is Ozymandias, King of Kings, look on my works, ye mighty and despair!”
Wow Memphis is my new favourite place to be;):) The night we arrived we went out for the ultimate BBQ meal and 4 of the girls did man vs food challenge and ate 2kg of burger. Ridiculous amounts and they were all sick after, silly silly. Was such a fun restaurant though the waiters came round with snowboard shots for us to do which threw us all over the edge so the night started well:):) our ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
- Pets allowed