Microtel Inn & Suites Amarillo
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Nice stopover between Dallas and Albuquerque. Jeremy took me to dinner for our Anniversary at Macaroni Joes. It turned out we came on Wine Wednesdays, so every bottle of wine under $100 was half off. Not a bad treat for your anniversary. =) Later we toasted champagne back at the room.
The day gets off to a most brilliant start with waffles in the shape of Texas. That is truly the breakfast of champions.
Back in the hotel room, we decide where we are staying tonight and the pros / cons of going to Sante Fe. (Turns out we could not find any cons so we are going to Sante Fe. Superb.)
We were planning to go to …
So we awake in Clinton, Oklaholma. Not our favourite place to stay so far but I am not one to complain. (Ha!)
Noah set the alarm for 6, got up and got everything organised whilst I procrastinated and quite possibly fell asleep standing up in the shower.
We hit the road at 7am taking with us 4 dry fruit bagels from the breakfast …
... with honey butter, coke, coffee and hot spiced apple berry tea. Upstairs in the bathroom ( we all always visit the bathrooms) , the bath is filled with artificial flowers and there is a bottle of Glamour Do on the window shelf. If you want to know more about Glamour Do, you will have to come visit and use the loo. When I went up and didn't come back straight away, they thought I had been lost in the realm of religion at the Country Dove! We make some purchases and chat with ...
... one at Mule; the hoodies here are exactly the same, just slightly more pricey at $35. We now both look like the epitomy of the Tourist with our navy Route 66 sweaters complete with a row of State pins! Four down, four to go....of course the Texas pin is bigger than all the others.
The rest of the drive across the Texas panhandle was flat, dry and dotted with ruins and relics of a more prosperous time. A lot of 66 was dirt, and at times we could see the ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Free parking
Clean, comfortable. Decor was dated but not in disrepair. Bed was comfortable. Fitness center mostly in good shape. Free breakfast.
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