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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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Up and about at a reasonable time so we can finish packing and head out before it gets too late. We're on the road by 10am, setting fanny for our destination of Van Horn, almost 500 miles away.
Not the most exciting day, we see a pack of vultures and lots of roadkill. We spot some cattle and resort to I-spy for some of the way. The …
Today, January 15th, marks our seventh month on the road. We are leaving Van Horn, Texas and will make a short stop in Junction, then continue on our way to San Antonio, where we will hang out for a month. But before I get ahead of myself, let me share a few observations I made on our trip so far. Although we have seen some gorgeous areas, the Great Lakes, green rolling fields, forests, mountains and quaint small towns. We have also seen some pretty ...
... the mountains are in west Texas. Duh! They are the tail end of the Rocky Mountains that spills through west Texas and into Mexico.
The Guadalupe Mountains National Park has the highest point in Texas; Guadalupe Peak is an impressive 8,749 feet. Van Horn, at only 4042 feet, is just a small speck in a Godzilla sized state and is about fifty miles south of Guadalupe Peak. (I can't take credit for the two ...
... before Larry returned with the coffee.
Within 5 minutes the pain was GONE !
And, as long as I kept the salve on, the itch abated.
I smeared on the salve and carefully put on a sock.
Activated charcoal is a natural drawing agent which is often used as an antidote for poisonings. I buy it online in 1lb. bags for about $18.
For stomach problems, I buy it in capsules or encapsulate the powder myself. ...
I had to work until noon on Friday so we planned for Nick to pick me up from there. Nick left work at 11:00 am and signed Elena out of school early. They finished loading the car and headed to Austin to get me. They finally arrived about 12:30 pm and we were headed west in no time. We stopped in Johnson City for a late lunch at Dairy Queen.
Once we reached I-10, we traded seats and I drove until we stopped ...