Being my travels down those great two lane highways of this nation as well as news I learn about them from media sources. Since I'm also very interested in historic preservation, there will be a lot of that as well.
Thursday, December 19, 2013
Interesting List of Route 66 Places to See-- Part 2
OKLAHOMA: ///// The 1939 Rock Cafe in Stroud, Skyliner Motel (OK, I don't remember this one for some reason) and the museums in Elkhart and Clinton, and the Trade Winds Motel in Clinton where Elvis stayed. //// TEXAS: Oldest Philips 66 station, 1936 U Drop Inn in Shamrock and leaning water tower in Britten. //// NEW MEXICO: Tucumcari, vintage motels in Santa Fe and El Rancho Motel in Gallup. /// ARIZONA: Wigwam Motel in Holbrook (called Wigman in the article), Meteor Crater, Twin Arrows and Teo Guns (where a big battle between the Navajos and Apaches took place and at one time a big tourist trap. //// CALIFORNIA: Needles, Mojave desert, Amboy, Bagdad Cafe, "Wigman" Motel in Rialto, Bono's Deli and Pasadena Rose Bowl. //// Just a Start, Just a Start. --RoadDog