Exploring : Route 66 (Part Three)

(part one and part two)

And suddenly, considering the pace we had set to drive 70% of the width of the North American continent, we were in Texas. One big straight road led us across the top of Texas and it was flat, dry, hot, and abandoned.

The U Drop Inn in Shamrock, TX.
The U Drop Inn in Shamrock, TX.

Found more abandoned beauties to explore - and had time and weather on our sides to actually get out of the car!
More abandoned beauties to explore – and had time and weather on our sides to actually get out of the car!
*cautiously exploring - fear of rattlesnakes*
*cautiously exploring – fear of rattlesnakes*

Always headed toward the nearest car.
Always headed toward the nearest car.

... why is this SO beautiful to me!
… why is this SO beautiful to me!
Feeling colorful and patterned at Cadillac Ranch, TX.
Feeling colorful and patterned at Cadillac Ranch, TX.

We made it to the midpoint! Only 1139 miles to go.
We made it to the midpoint! Only 1139 miles to go.
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