Travel Blogs from Tulsa
We started out the morning with breakfast in the snack shop at Meremac Cavern. (Mmmm grilled cheese.) After we'd eaten and scanned the gift shop, we took the hour-long, guided cave tour. The cave interior was a beautiful show of what nature can do including the Crystal Lake, the Theatre Curtain and the Ballroom. The part of the tour where the cave' …
Ian has gone out exploring in Tulsa, Oklahoma, while Mom is resting beside the pool and catching a few rays. Will not be going on the road until tomorrow......just travel Route 66 and take in some sights along the way. No pictures today.......you really DO NOT want to see me in my bathing suit. ...
... along the route, there was a semi-abandoned stretch of the route, with its endpoint at a tiny river-bend town with a true-grit biker bbq joint just before the bridge marking the eponymous elbow of the river. The sun was hitting its peak just as we arrived, and the mix of deep country charm and motorcycle club intimidation gave us what we had bargained for and then some. OAvel even remarked that the slow ...
... hot. Morning tea today is in transit. Cold drinks and tomato and cheese on crackers all prepared while motoring along old Route 66. Next stop is in Carthage. This is a pretty little town . It's claim to fame besides being on Route 66 is its City Hall, Whee Bridge and a number of beautiful historical houses. We have lunch at Iggy's cafe which is a 20 year old diner which has been furnished in the style of the 60's. its pretty cool and the food is good. From here we ...
... wanting lunch. We went via the Route 66 Harley Davidson dealership. Wow, this is how big and how one should be run!! And, the Diner next door was an added bonus for the weary travellers needing lunch and a cold drink.
After lunch, Sean and I headed onto Tulsa. Karl, Vicki, Julie and Russell headed out of town and ended up in Bristow - about 60 miles away. We will meet up sometime tomorrow and head through to Elk ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
Pros: Shower, Big beds. Clean.
Cons: Smoke smell, Inconsistent plumbing,Tape water never got cold.
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