The Seventh Annual
BIG D TEXAS MARATHON
Dallas, Texas
April 11, 2010

Getting about- from the Raddison Dallas Central hotel by Dart mass transit;
from the Dart's Mockingbird Station to downtown Pearl Station to Fairway Park
& the Cotton Bowl & back

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dinner Sunday night after the morning run

 

 

 

Tilapia with taco dressing

 

 

 

front of the Raddison Dallas Centra

 

 

 

 

direction to go to the Dart train station

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dart station

 

 

 

 

Mockingbird station looking South towards downtown

 

 

 

 

Film center and theatres

 

 

 

 

There's a film festival awards ceremony going on

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Get off at downtown Pearl Station; catch the MTL Green Line to Fair Park

 

 

 

Original Dallas High School?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Interestingly the Big -D Texas Marathon did not include any urban city scenery

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Goes to Fair Park and the Cotton Bowl; ride all day for $4

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Baylor hospital

 

 

 

Fair Park, at Vietnam Memorial area

 

 

 

State flag of Texas

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Natural History museum

 

 

 

Swan Rides

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Where the marathon ended; later in the afternoon

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Back out front of Fair Park, approaching the Dart Station going back towards downtown

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Green line to Victory Station passes Pearl station where I get off; take Red Line to Mockingbird heading North back to hotel

 

 

 

Several men ask for money around trains; heard 200,000 came to Dallas after Katrina hit New Orleans in 2005

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Aloha!

 

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