Riding the Old Spanish Trail: A Road Trip from San Antonio in the 1920's

Brackenridge Park (San Antonio Express-News File Photo)

You take a deep breath and try and soak in your surroundings. You pick up the delightful smell of frying eggs and bacon very close by and, in the distance, a faint whiff of mountain laurel. The warmth surrounding you seems unseasonable for spring, especially this early in the morning, but apparently, it’s typical San Antonio weather, which “Yankees” from the Northern…