Motel 6 - West
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The next morning we headed out for breakfast at Frontier, a John Wayne Western themed café. We had breakfast burritos with the local speciality green chiles in them, very delicious. Sadly it was my day to drive and we had an eight hour drive ahead of us to Amarillo via Roswell. After saying goodbye we headed off tired, but luckily not hungover. …
In the afternoon, we saw MJ This it movie and Amelia at a Tulsa theater,both are good movies Stopped to see my friend I hadn't seen in 35 years. He was my boss when I took a job for 6 months surveying for the Army Core of Engineers in Hugo, OK. It was cutting brush lines so we could place monuments with elevations on them. Once the Dam was …
It is 8:00 am local time. Thunder woke me up @ 6:00 am, it has been raining all night. Weather forecast to where I want to go to in Texas looks good - only 50% chance of thunder etc. Texes is the start of where I want to start doing some serious sight seeing so you can expect more pictures :) One thing I was going to mention is that it is a little …
... flags, and garage doors proclaiming patriotic platitudes. The drive to the airport confirmed that we were on the wrong side of town, and Albuquerque did not make a favorable impression - flat, dry, and dusty. But Santa Fe, nestled at the foot of the mountains (the flanks of which were being devoured by a huge fire!), was a trendy little shoppers paradise on the famed Route 66. I wondered around the jewelry stores that carry a bewildering array ...
... to get the Big Texan limo home. We shared the limo with a guy and his son who were from Somerset of all places! Far too small of a world. They were also doing R66, it seems everyone you meet is.
We planned to go and finish off a Lime-a-Rita in bed, but turns out we were too full and drunk to do it, and woke up to the opened bottles this morning. However those that know us would say this is normal for us, and for that reason we like to think Liam and Gemma contributed to ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility