Historic Route 66 Motel
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- Non-smoking rooms
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Refrigerator in room
- Microwave in room
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
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... if this is the route I will take, going hell for leather on the home run.
Pics of neon (including some artsy in-camera effects) and the restaurant / meal are attached.
Tomorrow - up early to whizz to Cadillac Ranch in Texas and then zoom back here to take in the Dino Museum, the Tucumcari Museum and find more murals - there are many I did not see. (This is living at speed - whose idea was all this anyway?)
... it said you must eat it all within one hour. I knew there had to be a catch. I told Cheryl that they would be in deep trouble if a bus full of college football players stopped there for a meal.
We were passing through the town of Britten when Cheryl noticed a water tower that had a real lean to it. It looked like it was about ready to fall over. At first we thought it may have been a gimmick, but when we got closer we saw that one leg ...
... cows would almost certainly agree). Really quite an eye-opening insight into the workings of an American cattle ranch.
For the sake of our health and to prevent over-excitement, we had to leave. And what could be more relaxing than seeing a leaning water tower and a giant cross. They sound so mundane, but actually are very arresting sights along Route 66, one new, one old. The leaning water tower was made with four legs (standard) and ...
... interest - yes, you guessed it, another set of relic buildings in an abandoned town. This time we found the ruins in New Kirk with no issue. Back on the road it was time for a fuel top up and a cold drink. This done at Santa Rosa we headed to the nearby phenomenon called the Blue Hole. In the middle of nowhere, a 20 metre wide by 24 meters deep artesian well, boarded by sandstone, making it appear a crystal clear deep blue and (apparently) a nippy 16 ...
... strikes were happening in the distance (my favourite). We switched over at a rest stop and Randy went to the back for a nap. The landscape between Amarillo and the New Mexico border is flat, flat and flat and the start of New Mexico is the same. We drove into another weather system (you can see them miles away) and I got rain and dust blowing across the road. My knuckles survived the grip on the wheel as I was hanging on due to the severity of the ...