Plaza Inn Big Spring
Travel Blogs from Big Spring
Having left Canyon Lake we decided we wanted to see more of the Texas countryside before moving into New Mexico, so we drove across country to Big Spring.
As we drove up and down the hills we could appreciate why it's called Texas Hill Country. While driving along we actually saw some real live Texas longhorns; unfortunatly ...
... off to work. Barbara and I packed up and hit the road west.
A little before noon, we stopped at a rest area on I-20 for lunch. After eating, I lay down on the couch and fell asleep for an hour. I didn’t feel too bad, though, because I found Barbara asleep in the bedroom.
We’re officially on our way home, now. I expect we’ll be home sometime next ...
... back on the road anyway, albeit with some reservations. But the wind subsided and soon I found myself singing and appreciating my departure from west Texas, surely one of the most desolate places in this nation.
As I approached New Mexico the topography improved considerably. There were hills, curves, vegetation and the beautiful town of Artesia. By the time I got there I had decided to go all the way ...
I took yesterday off from traveling, going just fifty miles from San Marcos to Marble Falls, Texas. Then today on to Big Spring. Texas just keeps going and going. In fact, it will take most of the day tomorrow to cross into New Mexico.
A great benefit of Texas' expansiveness is the ever-changing complexion of the surroundings while moving from one area ...
The winds were bad today and we decided to just stop in Big Spring TX at a Wal-Mart for the evening. We were the only rig in the lot. They did have an area out of the way which was just fine for the evening.
The following photo was taken in Fredericksburg. If you come to Texas be very careful what you say about politics. These folks have strong opinions and loaded guns!
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Free parking
- Pets allowed