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On The Road..Houston to Vegas

Discussion in 'Vegas Trip Reports' started by queentata, Jun 13, 2018 at 7:28 AM.

  1. queentata

    queentata High-Roller

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    My Trip Report

    First time road tripping to Vegas. I don't usually do so well in a car, so wish me luck!

    Left Crosby, TX around 7:30 and made it to Albuquerque,NM around 9:00. Had a quick lunch stop in Wichita Falls. My husband, T, was really surprised that I did so well. There's meds for that, and I took them. Better living through chemistry!

    Also made a quick stop on Route 66 for a picture and shot glass. Will try to post pics. Shouldve practiced before leaving.

    Stopped for the night at La Quinta. Very nice room for $100. Comfy bed, lots of pilows, a big deal and comfy recliner. Had a fridge and microwave in the closet. Tub and shower. Pantene shampoo go anyone interested. Very dog friendly. Saw pups of all sizes.

    Now, 8:30 and we're on the road to Vegas. Yesss!
    Oh btw, LQ has free breakfast. Coffee, eggs, bananas, yogurt, cereal and waffle bar.

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  2. ardee

    ardee VIP Whale

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  3. PSM

    PSM Low-Roller

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    Good luck from Austin! Wish I was also on my way but I’ll live vicariously.
     
  4. Niteshade

    Niteshade High-Roller

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    Safe travels and have a wonderful trip!!
    I'll be flying out Friday morning from Texas. Hope my trip
    is as smooth as yours has been.

    Good luck and have a great time!!
     
  5. bu$hman

    bu$hman Guppie trying to become a whale

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    If I had known you were coming through my town I would have had you stop and say hello. Or, at least give you a nice place to eat for dinner, based on what you like. Got to love the free LQ breakfast. Best wishes.
     
    Annual August Visit; No Kids
  6. spicole

    spicole VIP Whale

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    How did you go through San Antonio? I-10 or 1604?!?
     
    Weekend getaway with the wife + Journey/Def Leppard (her idea!)
  7. Bungadin

    Bungadin have you seen my baseball?

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    Are those Black Helicopters?


    As fast as possible...:D
     
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