For an updated look at Tucumcari, New Mexico, check out these posts on my new site, Everyday Wanderer Abandoned Westerner Drive-Inn Along Route 66 in Tucumcari Ranch House Cafe Along Route 66 in Tucumcari, New Mexico Next door to the abandoned Apache Motel is Kix on 66, a delightful diner with fresh, reasonably priced food. […]

For an updated look at Tucumcari, New Mexico, check out these posts on my new site, Everyday Wanderer Abandoned Westerner Drive-Inn Along Route 66 in Tucumcari Ranch House Cafe Along Route 66 in Tucumcari, New Mexico A nine hour drive west of Kansas City is Tucumcari, New Mexico. It’s about the only town between Amarillo, Texas […]

Inspired by my lovely and very talented friend, Synke, I’ve decided to move my Photo Bucket List out of Evernote and publish it as part of my blog. What do you recommend that I add to my list, either around Kansas City, a close drive away, or elsewhere in the world? Local Tag Monarch Butterflies […]

We took our time driving the Petrified Forest National Park trail, stopping at the Painted Desert Inn, standing on an original stretch of Route 66, and photographing the Painted Desert.  At long last, we started seeing petrified wood. Below are three shots of petrified wood at the Petrified Forest National Park, although I could probably also […]

In addition to being posted more than a month after the fact, my posts from Thanksgiving are also in no logical order.  Oh, well, some people have real problems! Our three day road trip from Kansas City to Phoenix included a few hours in Albuquerque.  With continued uncooperative weather, instead of touring the Bio Park […]