More around Winslow

A few shots from around Winslow  I forgot to post this so it’s going up now. I’m switching to WordPress but will keep this alive for awhile. Motorcycle Parking Pigeons around the corner How to be warm on 18° mornings Clear Creek “Rama-Rama-Rama…” (was a song in an old Ram commercial) Memorial on the Plateau…

Bonsai Bonus Run to Winslow

Search for Bathroom Accessories Olde Good Things specializes in Architectural salvage and and other mostly large antiques. Bathroom accessories were a long shot but it was an excuse to drive up and see their L.A store in person.It’s not the biggest store I’ve ever seen but it’s packed with some amazing and very big things!…

More Palace Progress!

When you’re done with us go look at Bakersfield to Bakersfield and watch for these guys as they return on east bound Route 66! Since the Motor Palace isn’t quite ready we booked rooms at the La Posada in Winslow and El Rancho in New Mexico for a rolling wedding anniversary celebration. (We rolled in the truck to deliver a few…

Winslow update and more!

Shameless self promotion alert! Most Schott prices going up 5-10% 05/01/12 get yours now! The Romones in their Schott jacketsGET YOUR OWN SCHOTT HERE  I did an overnighter to meet Joe, a General Contractor might help us with the hard stuff (walls, foundation, sewer line). Then we’ll do the fun stuff (tile, flooring, finish stuff).…

Route 66 at night 1

Here’s a few pictures taken around Route 66 at night. Some have been published on websites, Facebook, and other blogs others have been sitting in our archives for years. We’ll post ’em in small batches so you don’t get sick of them all at once. Just Cruisn’ Car Show. They have a burnout contest on…

Jenny’s

These are shots inside the remains of what was once a bar so notorious the city of Winslow purchased it (and the Motor Palace) just to shut it down. Jenny’s was the kind of place few people seem to have direct knowledge of and fewer are willing to talk about.  It was connected to the…

66 Motor Palace Winslow

I have to pee! I’m on a bonsai run to Winslow to meet with the Architect and get things ready for Standin’ on a Corner Days and the Winslow Car Show in late September/early October.I was surprised to see the city has decided to use part of our property as a parking lot. Strange, I…