La Quinta Inn Tulsa South
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Ian has gone out exploring in Tulsa, Oklahoma, while Mom is resting beside the pool and catching a few rays. Will not be going on the road until tomorrow......just travel Route 66 and take in some sights along the way. No pictures today.......you really DO NOT want to see me in my bathing suit. ...
... commenced its final leg.
Cruising over 66 with a fading sun and reserve stores of driving focus already tapped, Tulsa couldn't have been met at a better time: the sun's final ray of pink and yellow evaporated as soon as we put the car in park and headed into hotel check-in. What's more, is that we made it back out onto the streets of Tulsa to catch a fireworks show, then make our way to the ...
... hot. Morning tea today is in transit. Cold drinks and tomato and cheese on crackers all prepared while motoring along old Route 66. Next stop is in Carthage. This is a pretty little town . It's claim to fame besides being on Route 66 is its City Hall, Whee Bridge and a number of beautiful historical houses. We have lunch at Iggy's cafe which is a 20 year old diner which has been furnished in the style of the 60's. its pretty cool and the food is good. From here we ...
... who have replicated everything to how it had been before it became so run down and derilict (hard to imagine). The original Wurlitzer organ was fab and the beatuy of the place was unbelieveable! For lunch we stopped just outside Tulsa city, at one of the few remaining true Route 66 diners. I enjoyed a fried chicken sandwich. It also has one of the original road signs above a historic memory stand. After lunch we travelled ...
Off this morning and we found Route 66 without too much bother. Initially, it was a cloudy day but this burnt off quickly, with predictions for it to be very hot today.
We left Missouri, rode 13.6 miles through Kansas, with the best signposting and ended up in Oklahoma. Initially, we passed through Galena - a quaint little town and of course took photos with the Route 66 sign etc.
On the road again and we ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed