The Maverick Inn
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Non-smoking rooms
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... of city lights. There are at least 4 telescopes at the observatory. The Hobby reflective telescope is one of the 4 and is tied with one in South Africa for being the largest.
We had an awesome tour guide who took us through the entire process showing us how they move ...
... will always remain wrapped boxes, containers of riddles never to be solved, nor even to be seen by vacationing visitors, or, for that matter, the most inquisitive, persistent travelers.” -Truman Capote
Song of the day: Tumbling Tumbleweeds-Sons of the Pioneers
So............today I went to the Chinati foundation and did their short tour. This consisted of the works ...
... Everyone has been really easy going, sort of
an island mentality in the middle of the desert.
Then there are the sharp edges. My favorite was the sign in Big Bend park at a trail head that gave instructions, among other things, of what to do if one encountered a mountain lion or bear...Pick up small children. make yourself look big, and if attacked fight back.
Tomorrow I go for a tour of the Chinati foundation. Should be interesting.
... miles in on a dirt road. Needless to say we did not drive in.
Presidio - This was a Spanish settlement and it still is. It is in the mountain area of Texas with a major border crossing. There used to be a lot of water here with the Rio Grande and the Rio Conchos Rivers meeting here but with all the dams this is another spot that is dry. Yet, as you drive along you see areas that get flooded up to five feet all along ...
... another guy there said it was an otter (we confirmed I was right when we got home and looked on the internet!) How gross to be swimming with a nutria!
Stopped again in Fredricksburg, and got a pretzel at the Fredricksburg Brewing Company (same place we got a pretzel a couple of years ago). Then finally arrived in Austin to a glass of wine and a hot tub, thanks to sweet husband Kelly. What a fun trip with special friend Tricia – how lucky we ...