Category Archives: Blue Swallow Motel

Memories of Route 66

Historic highway becomes an Americana destination

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10 Don’t Miss Stops on Route 66

One-of-a-kind restaurants, neon-laced motels, and quirky and cool attractions dot Route 66 from Chicago to L.A. An article from:

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Route 66: Businesses Try Resurfacing on Historic Road – a CNBC.com Story

Most of Route 66 is long gone from U.S. maps. The series of roads that connected Chicago, Ill., to Santa Monica, Calif., is found mostly on Google searches, in specialty publications or by historic markers. But the worldwide mystique Route… Continue Reading

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Blue Swallow Motel wins January Facebook Poll!

Travel Retro is pleased to announce that the Blue Swallow Motel (815 E. Route 66 Blvd, Tucumcari , NM) is the winner in our January 2012 Poll, “Who has the most iconic neon sign?”  There were a lot of great… Continue Reading

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