Lonesome Dove River Inn
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The building was beautiful, truly. Neo-classical, it was built in 1899, and it was covered from head to toe in limestone. The top of the dome is covered in that most gaudy of elements, gold.
What struck us was the openness of the building. We just walked right in! Well, after we walked through a metal detector and chatted with the security guards about how the Chicago Bear are going to be terrible this year (they are). But ...
... So after a browse through lots of touristy shops, we indulged bizarrely in some great German food in the middle of Texas at the local micro brewery... yum! We definitely timed out visit to the Hill Country well as it seems to be peak wild flower season, so the whole area just looks really nice and so much of a contrast to a lot of the desert and scrub we've been driving through for the past few weeks. After a brief stop at a cool little village ...
... clear that he was not going to carry my bags and that I would have to fit all I needed in the backpack I would carry all by myself. That narrowed the number of items quite quickly. Although I was initially annoyed (because what is the point of having a big, hunky husband if not to
carry my stuff?), he did prove his point in Italy. Following his rule, I took the light blue backpack pictured here when we went to Italy in 2010. ...
... read through some pavanes and ricercars with a great instructor named Bob Wiemken, from Philadelphia. Toni did an awesome job on the recorder - she's been practicing!
The next day, Jamie got up early for a run. The weather is just exquisite. Damp in the rooms, as is often the case in the hill country, but not overly humid outside, and ...
... didn't get to explore much but I would love to go back and look around!
We weren't sure what kind of food we would find at the iPic so we decided to grab a bite to way before the movie. We headed to Cru Wine Bar for wine (duh), cheese fondue (YUM!!) and this delicious specialty pizza. All of it was fabulous!!
However we were enjoying our food ...
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