Travel Blogs from Van Horn
... the track was a spectacular view of the Rio Grande from on top of the cliff face. I got a really good look at it as few people do. You can look into Mexico which is the other side of the river and the river separates the two countries for a long distance.
On the way back I also followed the advice of the kind old Postal fellow and visited the towns historic centre. They had the original Saloon and law office intact and you could go in to see how it ...
... follow you no matter what you are doing. As luck would have it we found an rv park that had all services including wifi, laundry and cable but we forgot to check out the train tracks so there have been a few trains this evening maybe there won't be any over night. So Stan gets to catch up on some of his reality shows. Laundry is all done. I have updated this site so now I will go catch up on Corrie as I am 2 weeks behind. Good night all.
... research tells me that I was almost right. It was first manned by Company H of the First US Infantry for the protection of the freight wagon trains, and later by the 9th Cavalry to protect the early settlers from Indian Hostility.
We took a side trip south of I-10 into the “mountains” and on our way back we saw a real live roadrunner. It was running across the road in front of our car. He was way to fast for a photo op, but I was ...
... man strong, to bring Villa to justice. Six months was spent forming the troop under General Pershing and galloping around Northern Mexico, before the cavalry returned and shipped out to the fields of Northern France.
I was struck yet again with how much Texas looks like Uruguay -- the fences, the rolling grasslands, the cattle, the windmills -- and now a mountain called Animas (actually in New Mexico -- a hill of the same name could be seen ...
... at Mamacita’s, http://www.mamacitas.com/fredericksburg .html where waitstaff sang to me in big sombrero hats. No time to stop today, just drive on through this destination town, it teems with spring-break families; Hot Dingo’s parking spots are packed with Texas tags.
Away from people now, I pay attention to the trees. Trees shading cows, trees standing over rocks and ...
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 $73
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