Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham San Antonio Northwest Medical Center
Travel Blogs from San Antonio
... Mad Dogs' where for some reason the staff wear kilts - the girls ones are real short, of course. They're having a quiz night, most of the questions are only relevant for the US but we had to laugh as the literature one was 'who wrote James & the giant peach' and the DJ gave the answer as Robert Dahl, he actually repeated it twice too! Back to motel and they're still showing Friends' and it was actually one I hadn't seen, noisy from next door so might take a while to ...
... Chester Nimitz and the home of the National Museum of the Pacific War (WWII). We spent nearly three hours in the museum, and could have spent more time. The George HW Bush Gallery focuses on the entire story of WWII in the Pacific--from the seeds of conflict that led to the attack on Pearl Harbor to the joy and relief after the end of the war. The story is told through the ...
... high. I was so overwhelmed by all the traffic moving and circling around; it felt like an amazing design. George thought it was interesting, but he is much less amazed by what felt like an "engineering marvel" to me.
Is it a Gas Station or a Mini-Mall
We have seen truck stops across the country. Buccee's, a gas station only found in Texas, is a destination. There are 64 ...
... to beat rush hour traffic. Ok, can I remind you that I said the challenge with San Antonio is the streets are not square! We were sure we knew where our car was, we even paid special attention to where we were when we left it. With each block we walked we realized we really had no idea where we were and there were no real landmarks to find since we were in the middle of downtown where the buildings block everything except right in front ...
... the Alamo. It was a very interesting insight into Texas independence and how 200 people were able to defend it for 13 days before being taken over and killed with the only survivors being 6 women and children and a slave. Almost seen as an iconic Texan memorial now. We then got back on the bus and got off at the Market Place and had a look around the 3 block market including the Farmers Market. We went into the famous Mi Terra restaurant and looked ...
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