Driving through Texas. I know that look. I probably caused it.
After a long morning of driving West on I-10, our only regret is that we had just missed closing time by 15 minutes. Texans love kolaches.
El Paso Earth
Located in the Chihuahuan Desert, El Paso TX is 3,800 Feet above sea level.
Over El Paso
We had just left Kiki's Mexican Restaraunt and were looking for Rose's Cantina when we stumbled on a mountain drive that overlooked the city.
Located 10 miles outside of Tucson, Mission San Xavier del Bac is considered to be the finest example of Spanish Colonial architecture in the United States.
San Xavier Chapel
Also known as the 'White Dove of The Desert,' the current church was built in 1797.
San Xavier Candle Room
Lighting a candle in San Xavier del Bac represents a prayer to God.
While at San Xavier del Bac, look for the Cat and Mouse figures within the structure. You'll find them near each other. One myth is that, when the cat catches the mouse, the world will end.
After a long day in the desert, a fishbowl seemed appropriate.