Super 8 Vernon
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Hi everyone We passed a teeny town called Earth, Texas and isn't it appropriate as we make our way back to Virginia. At this moment we are in a town called Vernon, Texas where the temp. reached 100 degrees today, and while it didn't seem more than an annoyance to M J, it sure did put me into a bit of distress. Tomorrow we leave for Hugo OK, and we' …
... temp was 99! It's now 101 as I write this and the wind is blowing across this crazy odd landscape at high speed. Dinner, I think, will consist of leftovers.....it's too darn hot to cook! Oh, and as a bonus, Walmart is right around the corner to restock all those necessities! Tomorrow we'll head toward Albuquerque....Go west young ...
... 27 tonight for our camping and that includes full hook-up with Wi-FI. CHEAP! And where we are tonight is right next to WalMart. WooHoo! We went right over and bought some beer and a big bag of ice to cool it down to ICE cold.
Hopefully the next entry I make will be from Alberquerque, NM.
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The most significant thing about this entry is that I’ve made it more than half-way across the good 'ole USA and what better place is there to celebrate than Quanah TX.
Greetings from Quanah Texas, population 3022. Organized in 1884 as a stop on the Fort Worth and Denver Railway, Quanah was named after Quanah Parker, the last Comanche chief.
Famous residents have included Bill Evans, awarded both the Bronze ...
... all in one day. After sunset we went to a few hip rooftop bars on Sixth Street to celebrate Cinco De Mayo. On our way out of the giant state the next morning, we dove through Houston and decided to stop by NASA to see how they were doing. We went on the tour of mission control and the test facility for the O'Ryan space program. It was a privilege to see first hand the NASA staff at work on an upcoming project and a future mission. Texas, you've been great. ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed