Red Roof Inn Lackland
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking
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Wednesday July 9
Back to Carmelita's for breakfast, second day in a row because it is that good! Our waitress even recognized us from yesterday. Then we packed up and headed out of downtown San Antonio Next stop - Bourne (pronounced "burn-knee" for some reason). Checked into Ye Old Kendall Inn - got the same room as last time, Blanco 2. Got our biking gear on and headed for ...
... too exciting), then just walking around, then to the Menger hotel where we looked around in the lobby - interesting photos on the walls, etc. The Menger bar is where Teddy Roosevelt hung out in the day and recruited his Rough Riders - it really is a pretty bar, with all of the dark wood. We had a drink and then headed back to the hotel - it was Shark Week on TV, so we watched Jaws II, went to bed, and had nightmares.
This was a great group of guys and gals. We had Blue Knights, BYDS riders (Be Your Damn Self) and others. Mike Dutton of the Green Beret Foundation coordinated the ride with Antonio Halliburton of the BYDS riders. We all gathered, said a prayer to stay safe and hit the road for a 30 mile ride around northeast San Antonio to Willie's Grill and Ice House.
What a place, I ...
... it. We caught a cab out to NorthStar Mall, meanwhile mum and dad caught the trolley back home. Along the way dad asked mum to pull the cord to stop, so mum grabs the over-shoulder seat belt restraint for wheelchairs, and starts pulling on the it saying 'nothing is happening'. Classic mum.. Anyway, we looked around for the shops for The North Face stockist, only to find it was a bloody shoe store that stocked shoes only. Poor research on my behalf! I located another ...
... was disappointed as the views were better from the restaurant than up the top. Next we went for a walk around the mall. It was surprisingly disappointing as this was one of the first malls I've been to here and there wasn't heaps there unfortunately. Finally the sun had come out so we went along what they call the river walk which is basically a path that loops around the city that follows the course of a river, I'm not ...