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Yesterday we took a trip to Taos. The change around Espanola and Velarde is incredible, it is amazing what the introduction of Casinos does to an area. Taos still has it's pretty square and a nice quilt shop, and Paul found a book shop. Today we did a long drive to Roswell and visited the Alien museum, then another long drive to Lubbock. Two very straight boring roads, and due to high winds we were driving into a sand storm most of the ...
4100 miles so far.
Today was exit day from New Mexico, headed for Lubbock tonight, then on to Fort Worth tomorrow. We saw some interesting sights. Major gift shop at Cline Corners, NM (for those of you who driven I-95 in South Carolina, think South of the Border, only much smaller) for some Route 66 memorabilia. Then, got off I-40 in Santa Rosa, NM to see a bit of Route 66. Then, off ...
14th November 2013
Start: Extended Stay America, 501 South 1st Street, Austin, Texas
Finish: Koko Inn, 5201 Avenue Q, Lubbock, Texas
We woke up this morning at 10am, after a nice night out in Austin. We've decided to make straight for Santa Fe in New Mexico. So we plugged the city into Victoria who informed us we had 11 plus hours ...
... front came through and within a few hours, the temperature dropped at least 25 degrees. It is currently 45 (it's now 7:30) and there is a freeze/frost warning out for tonight. Guess we should leave a faucet dripping tonight! Now remember the second winery? Well, their function was going to be outside in a tent. Not sure if they are having it or not since the temp plunged! Who knows maybe they will have lots of propane heaters scattered ...
... a rare diner dish, enchiladas. We connected to I-40 which is old Route 66. Fun!! We cross the Rio Grand outside Albuquerque, NM.
Lightening storms in the distance are nice to watch as long as we can admire from a far! Luckily we have to put on rain gear for just the last 30 minutes of our day. A dip in the hot tub is in order. We gained another hour as we entered a new time zone but we are still tired!
We are both taken by this beautiful ...
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