Blue Swallow Motel
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- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
TravelPod Member ReviewsBlue Swallow Motel Tucumcari
Great 1940's motel.
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The sun and warmth has returned and after a rather disturbed night we left Amarillo late morning but only had a mere 100 miles to cover today. Off we went and before long we arrived at The Midpoint Cafe, the importance of this is that this is what it is. Halfway between Chicago and LA, what an achievement. Ugli Pie was the choice of the day and we …
This blogging is taking more time than we thought and sometimes the wifi service is sketchy but here are our day 3 adventures - a pretty relaxed day.
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... So, as I am writing this and feeling like it's at least midnight, it's really only 8pm. Ugh. It makes me feel so old. There was a time when Grant and I stayed up all night doing dumb stuff: going to Walmart, drinking coffee, playing Clue, etc. We also drove all night to Virginia for one of our crazy adventures. And now, I think, ok let's get to a motel before dark ...
Not a lot to say for this day and overnight stop. We are on our way to see the German jet fighter pilot and his family in Texas. So a big day of driving today and an overnight stop in the middle of nowhere. I'm sure it is lovely here but I can't for the life of me work out why anyone would live here. Warm I guess? Big beautiful open skies? Tomorrow we hit the road again and hopefully make it all the way to Witchita Falls in ...