Laurel Cottage Bed and Breakfast

761 Co. Rd. 414, Killen, Alabama, 35645, United States | B&B
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Travel Blogs from Killen

Two days with Jayne's classmates

A travel blog entry by jensgregersen

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Friday was the start of the reunion activities. 25 classmates and spouses from the Class of '63 gathered at the home of Forrest and Jacque Behrens for a day of dining and lots of conversation and stories of the days of old and present. The next day the group met at 11:30 at Champy's restaurant for fried chicken and fried catfish. After lunch some of us went touring ...

We're finally on the road...

A travel blog entry by jensgregersen

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Back in 1961-62 Jayne and Jens met at Zion-Benton Township High School in Zion, IL, USA. Jens was a foreign exchange student from Denmark. We had several classes together and became friends. Jayne visited Jens and his parents in 1965 in Copenhagen, but we then lost contact for the next 48 years. Jens travelled extensively in the US in the summer of 2013, and we met briefly in June. ...

Music

A travel blog entry by nacrobat

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... planning on starting on the Blues Trail but a chance encounter with a fellow rider made me change my plan. While stopped for one of my many breaks on the Blue Ridge Parkway, a gentleman was hiking in the fields close to where I had parked and noticed me and my bike. He came over and we had a great chat, mostly about riding and music. I learned about Old-time music (my new friend's favourite style, he can jig to it all night ...

A cold, windy day

A travel blog entry by ninapennewell

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... in his floating office and then puttered around the boat. The man cannot sit still. It was cold enough that a big crock pot of steak chili seemed a good idea. And it was. Yummmmmm.

The wind has yet to let up. The weather station said it should have died down by 4 pm central time but it is still blowing pretty hard. Lots of water slapping against the hull. Tonight's temperature is supposed to drop to the twenties. We will definitely have to leave on the heat. We also had ...

A VERY LONG DAY

A travel blog entry by ninapennewell

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... I wish I was a little more familiar with ducks and such. I was able to identify the flock of pelicans we passed in Decatur. I had no idea they came this far from the coast line.

We soon left behind the hills and mountains as the Tennessee River coursed through Alabama. During this portion of the journey, the river was wide and flat but meandered pleasantly for many, many miles. There was very little in the way of wind or boat ...

Location

This B&B, located on 761 Co. Rd. 414, Killen, is near Joe Wheeler State Park.
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