Tristar Inn Xpress
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Outdoor pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
TripAdvisor Reviews Tristar Inn Xpress Tucumcari
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... traffic twice for accidents on the I-35 last time we were in Texas. It ended up being a 35-40 minute delay while traffic inched its way to Highway 60 so we could make it back to the I-40 again. We eventually did make it back to the highway and apparently by the time we did, they had already re-opened the closure as traffic was flowing just like normal when we were getting back on. We tried looking online later to see what the problem was, but we ...
... We got some gas at the circle K gas station, after pressing every button the pump had to offer, and headed to the post office via Mon's.
Chores complete we popped into Lowe's to pick-up some supplies for our impending 2,000 mile road trip. American supermarkets contain everything you could possibly need, Friskies 'Party Mix' cat treats, one gallon cartons of milk, two kilos of plastic wrapped cheese and 4 kilogram bags ...
... of a female tarantula hawk can be up to 7 mm (1/3 in) long, and the sting is considered the second most painful insect sting in the world. Commenting on his own experience, Justin O. Schmidt, entomologist and creator of the Schmidt Sting Pain Index, described the pain as "…immediate, excruciating pain that simply shuts down one's ability to do anything, except, perhaps, scream. Mental discipline simply does not work in these situations." In terms of ...
... beautiful, the pond was surrounded by lots of wildflowers (weeds). After sitting in the car and watching the butterflies and dragonflies whist eating my cake I decided it was time to take a closer look, and was very glad I did.
Strolling out in the midday sun, like all good Englishmen do, I was greeted by a carpet of grasshoppers which quickly scurried for cover. The pond itself was alive with life, most notably lots of hummingbird hawkmoths, I counted three and ...
... the challenge in an unbelievable 4 mins 57 secs (yes, you read that correctly). She then proceeded to finish a second serving in another 9 mins, completing 9 pounds of steak, six shrimp, two baked potatoes, four bread rolls and two salads in a little under 15 mins!!! (yes, you read THAT time correctly too). We were aghast at how that was physically even possible but we've watched it on YouTube and it's dumbfounding and horrifying in equal ...