La Quinta Inn San Antonio Lackland
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Greetings, still from San Antonio;
Yesterday was a quiet day. Our only real activity was to go visit The Alamo. Walking inside the museum was very reminiscent of many of the Churches we have visited in Italy. There is a sense of quiet and reverence about what happened there. It was a moving experience. Pictures are not allowed in the museum but I did snap one of the outside.
... and they say Florida is hot!
Before I forget, let me tell you about our last dinner in New Orleans. We ate at John Besh's place Domenica, which is Italian for Sunday. It was a really authentic Italian trattoria, very informal and family friendly. The most memorable dishes we had were a pizza that we shared, with tomato and spicy salumi and an antipasto plate with meats and cheese. The pizza could have been made in Italy and brought to New ...
We slept in this morning and headed downstairs to the Dragon's Revenge slide when the park opened at 10am. Brynn got scared but everyone else rode, and afterwards we spent quite awhile at the Alligator River which was super fun. After that was Boogie Bahn and Katie and Annie both held on and did great for their first try. Then another go on the Alligator River. Brynn and I headed to swim in the hot pool while everyone else did The Falls. Great moment for ...
... maintenance at the local Toyota dealer. A man there gave us a recommendation for a restaurant to have lunch -- more about that later. Since Del Rio is right on the border and there's an official crossing (and a bridge!), we decided to take a quick trip over as Ruth had never before been in Mexico. We just drove through a little of downtown Ciudad Acuña, Ruth got out to take a few pictures of the town square, and then we came back. Mexico is a whole ...
... set out to find a restaurant that specialised in beasts ! It didn't take long for us to stumble across the Texas Land & Cattle Restaurant on the River-walk. Bring it on !
With the boys hungry, we were ready to take on the best that Texas had to offer, albeit with some apprehension, given the saying 'everything is bigger in Texas'. I suspect we will all end up bigger than before we started.
Being tough cowboys, now ...
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- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
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