Travel Blogs from Van Horn
... and the other for parking on the side of the road where he shouldn't have! They both got hauled off to the police station and then had to appear before a judge. One got 150 and the other 175 dollar fines!
We were warned that the Texas police can be a bit keen!
And finally finally the Internet is very slow so pictures for the day will appear tomorrow - hopefully!
... Marfa with its mysterious lights flashing over the night desert, Ft. Davis with its observatory and "sky parties" of telescopes focused on planets, nebula, white dwarfs in the inky black sky. Most recently in their wanderings they had come upon acres of green houses in the middle of nowhere. Being curious, they had stopped to check it out. The greenhouses were growing tomatoes. They had purchased the required minimum order of 25 pounds of tomatos ...
... to keep the sculpture and move it to the rest stop for all to enjoy. It was an excellent idea. If you get close enough, you can see the various materials (junk) used by the artist. There are shoes, computer parts, office fans and children's toys, just to name a few. The bird was removed briefly in 2012 for some repairs (re-junkified) and returned to its perch along the I-10 corridor. It's a great way to ...
... and under my toes and nailed me as I stepped on it. Not just once but twice. I don’t like pain. When I dislike it enough, I’ve actually been known to pass out. Well, I didn’t pass out from the bee stings but, I sure didn’t like it.
My first thought was, what do I have on hand to deal with this. Remedy of choice for me is always natural herbs whenever possible. As a child my aunt had used a bread and milk poultice for a ...
Texas is a very BIG state when you try to cross the southern part. We are now in Van Horn, Texas and are making our way to San Antonio ...... just driving from small town to small town......no new blog or pictures for the next few days. Talk to y'all when we get to San Antonio.....probably take another two days. ...
Other places to stay in Van Horn
200 Golf Course Dr., Van Horn | 3 star hotelfrom $53
600 East Broadway, Van Horn | 2 star hotelfrom $56
1705 West Broadway, Van Horn | 2 star hotelfrom $55
1601 W. Broadway St., Van Horn | 1 star hotelfrom $63
1921 SW Frontage Road, Van Horn | 2 star hotelfrom $120
1-10 & 80 East Highway, Van Horn | Hotelfrom $27
100 E. Broadway, Van Horn | Hotelfrom $99