9/25/2018 The Battle of Coleto Creek and the massacre of Goliad. We drive about 20 min toward Goliad and visited Fannin Battlefield. Nice park / picnic area/ historic site with a YUGE Texas size and style BBQ , covered picnic area for family event ( not sure why you want to have a fun picnic […]
9/24/2018 We went downtown Victoria to get an idea where things are and check out the visitor center. We took a short stroll around town checked out the old courthouse of 1892 and DeLeon Center. Not much happening after 4 PM but a cute little town. We wanted to visit “the oldest Deli” in Texas […]
We drove about 320 miles from Hot Springs AR to Livingston,TX… The weather felt a bit like from the movie Forest Gump. We had big rain and small rain, sideways rain and sometimes it felt like the rain was coming up. Bands of thunderstorms and torrential downpours traveled with us. We left AR around 8:30 […]
Amazing how one ( or two ) can travel 1300 miles and the landscape did not change much . Other than the Bark on some of the trees this could be New York or Vermont. Green mountains, hills/mountains. OK, at a closer look the rocks look different …more quartz here and shale back in the […]
Took one of the Dog for a hike after work.. It was pretty hot and humid and my thighs are on fire today. Lilly loved it though and that was worth the pain.
Went for another walk down Bathhouse row and to the visitor center..mostly too be in an ice cold building cause this heat makes it hard for any outside activity. Since it was Constitution Week people could sign a “mock” version of the Constitution which Andrea of course had to do . We toured the lower […]
2888 rooms, 20 suites, 15 restaurants, 3 giant atriums with garden,restauarns, walkways, decor and a boat ride. Overall a very impressive operation and a YUGE complex. It’s like a free Botanical Garden.