Travel Blogs from Magnolia
... and to talk to other people who know and love the OV-10 Bronco. I think the people at the museum we glad to meet another Bronco person, too.
After the museum, we headed east toward Shreveport, stopping for lunch and gas at... Costco!! Surprise! We stopped at an outlet mall on the way through Dallas and got in some more walking.
When we got to Shreveport, we checked into our hotel and asked for a recommendation for a local restaurant ...
... was right next to the Clinton Library. We did not know it was located in Little Rock. It is a charity we have contributed to over the years most recently this past Christmas when we purchased animals in Andrew, Lily, & Michael's names. They have a great learning center for children and a wonderful cafe. After lunch, we are on our way to Austin. Hope to make it before Ailish's bedtime ...
To our delight we found a restaurant beside the lake. Not much to look at, but when we were served our food, it was scrumptious. The lady running the cafe told us of a couple of places of interest, so off we went again
We learned about the beginnings of Arkansas called the Arkansas Post- a trading post between the first European settlers and the friendly Indians.
The other place was a bit sad really. Try hards in my opinion.
Back to the hotel for ...
Sure enjoyed Arkansas--stunning scenery with the mountains, forests, rivers, lakes, and fabulous state parks.
Loved wandering through the Ozarks meeting so many friendly people.
Time to head back to Florida, through Mississippi and Georgia doing very little sightseeing on the way. Chores to get done before going to the ...
... line; everything in warming trays. Food here doesn't even come close to being as good as Smokin' The good thing about the combo meals is there is enough take-home food for another entire meal.
Nom Noms Mexican Grill and Chili
Nachos and Quesadilla. Interesting sides--spicy pineapple salsa, marinated cactus (pretty good), guacamole (excellent). Homemade ...