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We had a great, trouble free drive to College Station, barely beating a cold front into town. It was about 80 and 100% humidity when we arrived! Such a huge change from the weather we have experienced so far this year. Maggie was our usual, awesome travel companion. Every once in a while she would sit up in the back seat and lay her head on one of our shoulders, just to remind us she was still there. It was wonderful seeing ...
Day 348 - April 13th - Today we drove from Austin to College Station to see the George Herbert Walker Bush Presidential Library. I have been in the company of Bush twice - once at Phillips Andover Academy (where he and our son went to high school) and again in Boston at Suffolk University's 100th anniversary on the Boston Common. It was interesting to see him as a sitting President and then after the Presidency. Night and Day (that's another story for another ...
Sunday morning in College Station turned cool/cold and rainy during church. David and I went home after early church and Sunday School. We changed clothes, packed our bags in the trunk, and headed for Galveston with a short stop in Navasota for a burger.
The temperatures continued to drop and we headed south. The car registered about 51 degrees. All of a sudden, we felt like something wet had been thrown at the car. The windows were all ...
... A&M for his library because of the "Spirit of the Texas A&M Culture"! We visited during the Christmas break, so the campus was pretty empty, although the Library was beautifully decorated for Christmas. We were allowed to sit at President Bush's actual Oval Office desk. Bush played first base in baseball for Yale, and kept his mitt in one of the desk drawers (still ...
... of all the new developments which are going on there. The recession seems in some ways to have bypassed Bryan.
We were taken for a visit to the George Bush ( senior) presidential library and museum which houses all the key records from the bush presidency. The museum is is well interpreted and recalls the particular events of the presidency quite vividly. Particularly memorable are the Berlin wall memorial outside, the piece of the berlin ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking