September 27 - San Antonio, the Alamo, and the River Walk September 27th 2012 September 27 – San Antonio – Today I got up early and drove to San Antonio to visit my sister Laura. I went and picked her up and then we drove to the Studio 6 on the feeder south of Uvalde and I rented a room. After unloading my stuff in the room we went downtown and parked in a parking lot near the Alamo. Parking was a bit steep at $10 for 8 hours but there is no free parking in downtown as ... read more
North America » United States » Texas » San Antonio Britain's American colonies broke with the mother country in 1776 and were recognized as the new nation of the United States of America following the Treaty of Paris in 1783. During the 19th and 20th centuries, 37 new states were added to the origina... ... read more
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I am a sojourner, that is my occupation, that is what I do. I took Early Retirement in December 2010 and never looked back. I have taken several trips while on vacations around the US and to Europe while I was working but now can travel full time if I wish. Since I retired I have been visiting or revisiting many of my favorite locations in the US and then revisiting many of my favorite locations in Europe at a more leisurely pace, blogging all the ... full info