Scottish Inn and Suites
Travel Blogs from Houston
In Houston for a week mainly for thanksgiving and to meet up with Mary Rose's good friends.
An interesting city but dont rely on getting taxi's hie a car its cheaper.
... screens and alternate path gravel pack screens getting manufactured. Also saw premium screens in final stages of manufacture. Day ended around 4:30pm...shattered, jet lag getting the most of me. I went for a run in the hotel gym just to make sure that I was physically exhausted to sleep well tonight. Dinner at The Capital Grille tonight - alone - beautiful steak topped with crab meat, and a gorgeous Tempranillo in hand. Lunch with Hoagie and NOV tomorrow! Over and ...
... reservation a month prior.
Low and behold, we had to take a bus!!!!
The sound of this was terrifying, "36 hours on a bus from Houston to Los Angeles. But you know what? It was actually as bad as it sounds, and it made Amtrak not so bad, however, we split it up and discovered one of my favorite new places that I had never been to, Las Cruses, New Mexico. Very friendly people, ...
... where are they from, what do they do, children, hobbies, vacations, you name it. Today I didn't think Herb would get to interview anyone, but he got to talking to the man who owns the restaurant, founded by his grandfather and the folks sitting across from us, who turned out to be from Sweden. We've been watching cruise ships in the harbor outside our room, too. Tonight we placed bets on which ships would still be in port. It's been a great place to stay, the "Imperial ...
We made it! It's exactly 10 pm and we are settling in on thr top floor of The Westin Excilsir. Our room has it's own balcony overlooking central city, WOW! The trip from Houston is long, almost exactly 24 hours. We stopped in London to change planes and Heathrow airport was a clean, modern maze. rome's airport leaves much to be desired, but we're just passing thru anyway.. Nighty night from our elegant ...
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed