Travel Blogs from Tucumcari
... winds blow everyday, 60 mile per hour winds would be a bit too much.
Let me digress a bit and tell you about how Chi Chi is managing on our trek. Actually - not bad. For the most part she sleeps on a little stand I made on the center truck console and lately she's found another resting spot on top of the luggage in the back seat. I think she's resting and whenever we stop she's on duty. She barks at everything and everyone. She ...
... four corners is the point where Utah, Colorado, Arizona and New Mexico meet. The next morning, after staying in Farmington nearby, we headed to the national monument. They've made a little complex there, with a big square building surrounding the cross of state lines. You can stand on the middle and be in 4 places at once, take a lot of photos and then look round the stalls selling Navajo jewellery and four corners souvenirs. Leaving here, we crossed in Arizona and more desert ...
... thunderstorm so the bikes were in one of the garages and we could have drinks in one of the others.The phone is one of the older types with the central dial which works well. There is even a candlewick bedspread on our bed with a blue swallow in the middle.
Off the dinner at the local Mexican called the Pow Wow restaurant - good food and fun atmosphere with the Lizard lounge and theme throughout.
Tomorrow, we are off to Sante Fe for a couple of days.
... conversation....meanwhile Jean came back to the car and I could see that she was all teared up as she got in. I kind of softly told him what happened as I didn't want to embarrass Jean or have him think I was being abusive to her. The patrolman came closer to the car to look it over and he kind of raised his eyebrows at me with a smile and he stooped down to get ...
... with toast as well for my bacon sandwiches. Harry had pancakes, eggs and bacon with hash browns (at an extra 99c) on the side.
Last night we had discovered a free vending machine in the motel lobby: When we whipped the dollar bill out before it had been taken fully by the machine that thought it had taken the whole bill, it had already dispensed a packet of peanut M&M's. But it didn't work this morning.
We were on the road by 9.30am after a good stop in Clinton, ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking