West Texas Travels

 Posted by at 1:15 am  Nick's Blog
Feb 062012
 

It was raining when we woke up yesterday morning and I was really tempted to just roll over and go back to sleep. But we have a lot of miles to cover, so there was no time to waste. Fortunately, by the time we were dressed, checked our e-mail, and were ready to start facing […]

Feb 052012
 

Ron and Brenda Speidel came by to see us off yesterday morning on their way down to South Padre Island for the Kite Festival. Man, I wish we could’ve hung around to see that, but we had places to be and it just wasn’t going to happen this year. But the great news is, we […]

Feb 042012
 

Okay, I’ll admit it! I’m still not wild about Mission, Texas and the Rio Grande Valley, but I will admit we’ve really been eating well in the three days we have been here! Our friends Ron and Brenda Speidel took us to a wonderful Chinese buffet with a hibachi grill called, appropriately enough, the Hibachi […]

Jan 102009
 

Yesterday we toured what I consider to be in the Top 5 small town museums in the United States, the Whitehead Memorial Museum in Del Rio, Texas. We expected to spend an hour or two at most at the museum, but there was so much to see that we  were there all morning! The museum complex […]