LEGACY SHOW: Deep in the Heart of Amarillo, Texas

LEGACY SHOW: Deep in the Heart of Amarillo, Texas

Texas.Steak House.Route 66.

Aired on January 27, 2009

This broadcast is a favorite legacy show that we produced under our old name Travel’n On and before rebranding as WORLD FOOTPRINTS. Today we’ll take you to explore the specialty of Amarillo, Texas.

Cadillac ranch
Cadillac ranch

Famed for its Big Texan steak house—home to a 72 oz steak—you get eat for free if you can do so within an hour and its rodeo culture, Amarillo is where the real Texas begins. From its historic Route 66, to the quirky Cadillac Ranch, Amarillo is a place that surprises at every turn, and today were are going to give you a feel for what makes this an intriguing place to visit.

Where the southern plains and the desert converge is Amarillo, Texas, a distinctive and historically significant region. Working western ranches and a thriving twenty-first-century economy combine to make Amarillo and the neighbouring Panhandle region a special fusion of two American eras, making it the ideal fusion of old and new Texas traditions.

The Big Texan Steak Ranch in Amarillo, Texas, is renowned for its mouthwatering steak challenge and is a well-liked rest stop along Route 66 in Texas. Along with the well-known space museum, the Don Harrington Discovery Center, and the Space Theater, the city is also home to other renowned theatres and art exhibits. Amarillo is the ideal destination to pause and explore when travelling because there are so many fantastic things to do there.

Also, Travel’n On introduces a Travel’n Angel, Tammy Van Dyke who is making a difference in the lives of many around the world through World Hope Missions, a faith-based organization dedicated to helping women and child around the world.

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