La Quinta Inn & Suites Schertz
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Greetings, still from San Antonio;
Yesterday was a quiet day. Our only real activity was to go visit The Alamo. Walking inside the museum was very reminiscent of many of the Churches we have visited in Italy. There is a sense of quiet and reverence about what happened there. It was a moving experience. Pictures are not allowed in the museum but I did snap one of the outside.
... and they say Florida is hot!
Before I forget, let me tell you about our last dinner in New Orleans. We ate at John Besh's place Domenica, which is Italian for Sunday. It was a really authentic Italian trattoria, very informal and family friendly. The most memorable dishes we had were a pizza that we shared, with tomato and spicy salumi and an antipasto plate with meats and cheese. The pizza could have been made in Italy and brought to New ...
... and headed back to the room to reapply sunscreen and rehydrate. Back to the Wave pool where the Kelly's met up with us. After awhile there, we duplicated our morning with a trip down the Falls and a long while in the Alligator area. Late evening trip to a good Mexican restaurant finished off the day, and we all slept very soundly, with Natalie sleeping over again. A great day for ...
... the battle was not so much about independence but about the ability of Texas to self govern within Mexico. We then walked several blocks to the San Fernando Cathedral which has the oldest cathedral sanctuary in the United Stated. Pope John Paul had also visited the cathedral years ago. The inside was relatively simple, but it had a pretty carved alter piece. Outside the kids splashed about a bit in some water spouts in the plaza. We went down some nearby steps to the ...
... with UK transportation, I’m sure we’ll throw in a day trip here and there.
Before we "cross the pond", we have a reunion in Colorado Springs, then trek over to Kansas to catch a hop on a luxurious KC-135 air refueling tanker. Yes, we like to travel in style! But, hey, it’s one of the perks of being retired military so why not ...
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