Best Western Decatur Inn
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The first day and 500 miles behind us. The objective was to get past Dallas and I'm glad I did. We ended up at a roadside campground that I was able to pull right in and leave the car hitched. Just plugged in, turned on the A/C and hit the bed.
The travel has been good so far. Texas roads are a bit worse than Louisiana but traveling through Dallas is not for a novice especially in motorhome.
Looking forward to New Mexico. The planned stop is a town called Santa Rosa.
... and found one named Lance. My granddaughter kept going back to Lance "I like Lance" she said several times. My granddaughter decided to leave a trinket shed just purchased at his headstone, poking it into the ground. She also had picked some wildflowers to leave on her Great, Great grandmothers grave.
I also knew that there was a baby Robert who died only a few months after my great-grandmother, but, we could not find his grave.
We returned ...
... to celebrate St. Patrick's Day at all. Time moves on...
Instead, I'm in our 30 ft. RV in Azle, Texas parked outside of a VFW post on one of two no-show days. We're on a bit of a layover until our next show in Krum, Texas. We were supposed to have our new tent by now and the two days off were meant for learning how to put up and take down the tent. But the tent isn't here yet so we simply had the days off. Not great for making money but since ...
... At the same time, my best friend, Tara heard about the trail through a professor who had just returned from walking it and had published a book about her journey. A dream began to form and a pact was made that before we were married, we would walk the trail together.
For the last decade, we have saved our pennies, dreamed and looked for a chance to go. This summer she had the opportunity to serve on a ...
... place called Cabelas - which is not a shop but more of an exhibition centre for every possible item that you could need outdoors. In the middle of the shop is a mountain with loads of stuffed animals on, a water fall, a museum of stuffed African safari animals, an aquarium & a gun museum - it is mental!!! They even built a lake outside to try out your kayaks & fishing equipment - as they say in Texas, Go Big!! On Wednesday we were up earliest to head to ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
- Pets allowed