BEST WESTERN Historic Frederick
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
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Frederick County is Maryland's Piedmont, the Anglicized version of the Italian word for foot of the mountains, the hilly region east of the Appalachians that runs from New Jersey to Alabama. I hadn’t given any consideration to spending time here other than an overnight stop en-route to Antietam and Harpers Ferry, but I was intrigued by the highway signs for Monocacy National Battlefield. Monocacy? Now that’s a place I never heard about before.
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... had recognised in 1796 and had persuaded Congress to set up an armoury and arsenal here to help defend the fledgling Republic and encourage industry. By the 1860s the town was turning out 10,000 rifles and muskets a year. The town had a street of well preserved Federal buildings and was famous for John Brown's raid in 1859 on the arsenal. He was an ardent abolitionist but the plan failed and he was eventually hanged. ...
... countries, in each of which I spend just a few days. It’s unusual for me to spend two full weeks in just one country. But twice now in the past few years, I haven’t been able to follow through on visits that were planned to Côte d’Ivoire. The first time happened when the new government began requiring visas for American travelers. I had been going there for years without needing a visa and I didn’t ...
... in the country's capital, Al-Manama (mainly the result of foreign business and the U.S. Naval Base stationed there), so there are still western activities to be found everywhere. There are also a good amount of western restaurants like Applebees, Burger King, Chili's, etc., though most people say it's much cheaper to eat local food. Something tells me the cuisine may be the biggest adventure of all! I may be known ...
... to our long-desired destinations of Banff and Jasper National Parks, up in Canada. Talk grew more serious, and my brother David and his family were soon on board for the time, as well. My parents were unfortunately unable to make this trip, but we carried on nonetheless and the extended Steele family prepared for another National Park ...