Travel Blogs from Van Horn
... space tickets are not available on this visit and Van Horn is going in our book as a "thumbs down" for extended stays. The winds are very high with the visibility poor from the dust and on the last evening, the motorhome was doing a lot of rocking from wind gusts But the phones did work for one more 3 hour conference call board meeting, making it convenient to be stationary with no sights to ...
But it’s time to go. Goodbye Austin, your live oak trees, your live music everywhere, your barbecue; goodbye good-time place. The clock says past 11 before we’re on our way, with half of Texas to cross before tonight. I skirt the city, loop through the suburban hills, the cedar trees and limestone cuts; finally hit the road to Fredericksburg.
I had a birthday there in ...
... Fortunately, we were able to catch the shuttle back to our car. The day had been magical.
We reversed the drive through the Oak Creek Canyon hoping to eat at the Elote Café, but when we found the parking lot completely full we just went home for soup and salad. We needed to get packed anyway. This week has been extraordinary, but we need to get home to get ready for Thanksgiving at Bay ...
... You an American citizen?" Sure am, Officer". "Where you coming from?" 30 second pause on my part. "El Paso". Hey, at this point my mind is just a random collection of city names, and I know longer can tell you what day it is without thinking for a minute. The Officer gave me a strange look and said "Have a nice day". And in a flash, I was off again. OK, not really a flash.
Twenty miles up the road, off in the distance, I see what looks to be ...
... At this point between having driven back and forth between Leander and Austin, and spending forever on the tech aspects that didn’t seem to want to resolve themselves, I decided that I just wanted to GET THE HELL outta Texas and got on the road. The one bad thing about not having gotten online as planned was that I didn’t actually have a route in my head other than get on I-10 and go west… which I did. And, it felt ...
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 $53
1705 West Broadway, Van Horn | 2 star hotelfrom $52
1601 W. Broadway St., Van Horn | 1 star hotelfrom $65
1921 SW Frontage Road, Van Horn | 2 star hotelfrom $114
1-10 & 80 East Highway, Van Horn | Hotelfrom $27
100 E. Broadway, Van Horn | Hotelfrom $99