Red Roof Inn Gallup
Travel Blogs from Gallup
A short day, comparatively, for all of us. We arrived in Gallup around 2 in the afternoon. The heat was intense, but low humidity, finally. We watched the 2nd match of the World Cup and then went out to dinner at a local mexican food place.
Back in the room, Eric and I played cribbage for a few games, and then made it an early night as we …
... Hotel and Restaurant. If someone tried that hard to get our attention, we thought we'd check it out. This was the highlight of Gallup for sure. It's like you step back in time. It was build in 1937 and they claim that tons of stars stayed there while filming in the area. The lobby looked like it hasn't changed since it opened, a player piano was cranking out some tunes and the furniture looked authentic to the period. Upstairs, they had pictures of ...
... Arizona ....quote from an Eagles song. Headed into Flagstaff to stay for two nights as we are going to the Grand Canyon tomorrow. Not much talk today, but lots of pictures P.S. We gained another hour...so only 3:43 pm as I write this....now to attach the ...
... realizes he is not in danger he is more than obliging with the request in fact he insists on being in the photo. Furthermore he offers up some tourist tips, a place to get a good steak for lunch, suggests our RV rental must be costin' us plenty and says we won't see much on 66 goin' this way. We thank him for his input shut all the windows and doors and get out of there. I think he was going to be our new best friend. The plan is to visit the old town ...
Westward again, we marveled at the scenery outside our windows, rows of colorful mesas, mountains and vegetation ranging from the short gray-green sagebrush to cacti. There were even tumbleweeds. We stopped for a late, and surprisingly bad Mexican dinner in Albuquerque, then drove on to our final stop, the El Rancho Hotel in Gallup. The teens tried some driving in the dark but the highway-speed rain cut that ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed