Travel Blogs from Park Hill
... a pic of the "Royal Inn". We have a "Royal Inn" in Sparta where we live...and it's a hellhole. We have also seen "Royal Inn" motels in our travels. Every town has a "Royal Inn"...not by reputation..but by name. We even saw a "Royal Inn" in nearly every town we visited in Europe. Every Royal Inn we have seen, in the states or Europe, have been dives. It seems they have this in common no matter where they are. One can be fully assured ...
... LJ told me that it was a chelliwhopper, or something like that. I also saw another one but this one had its mouth closed and seemed alot more nicer than the first one. Then, we visited a submarine - USS Lapton which is in the back garden at the AL Post. To simulate life at sea, only the conning tower is above ground. We looked around it but didn't have time for anything else.
By 12:30 we were on our way again for Leg 2. which was a fuel stop at a place ...
Left Tucumcari 830 and 40 miles later were in Texas and had lost an hour from mountain to central time. Trip across panhandle was 180 miles. After desert and scrub land of Arizona and New Mexico, Texas very green with lot of farms including some very large fields of corn and a lot of grain elevators Forty miles west of Amarillo row of wind ...
Left rest area in Texas early this morming and drove through Oklahoma, so we are about 20 miles from the AR. border....planning on driving to TN. tomorrow and then on to Charlotte N.C. nothing real exciting today, just driving and talking to Marge about different things in life (whats in store for the winter), just general converstion.....great to have your best friend to talk to all the time. Marge tried to lay down on the bed to take a nap (lasted about 5 minutes) and she ...
I guess summer is officially over, as we left the Midwest this morning, and are fast approaching Texas. We pulled into this park and set up quickly, as the black sky promised a downpour, but within an hour or two the sun shone brightly, and a few hours later, a full moon lit the sky! Wish the outlook for the Detroit Tigers was as bright - but the Lions sure pulled off a nice win tonight!
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed