Travel Blogs from Lexington
Ok, so today we have a really boring update - we drove.
We set out from Washington this morning with the view of making it to Greensboro in North Carolina. But after lunch today we made a decision to press on to Kannapolis or Concord for the night. As we were discussing out options, it made sense to do 2 nights in the heart of Nascar country, and do a solid 5 hour drive to Savannah on Friday morning. So as it plays out, we have all day tomorrow in Charlotte to visit race ...
... as 90-ish degrees out today and totally sunny. With lunch, whichever leader is driving the van and trailer (the four leaders rotate), goes to about the half way mark on the ride and sets up for us. After lunch I rode with Mary and Julie. We met up with some other folks at a strawberry farm for some strawberries, ice cream and goat petting. It was a goat farm too... Did I not mention that? After that Mary, Julie and I hopped back onto our bikes to finish out those last 30 miles. ...
... from which we made a net profit of -$8. We stopped again for strawberries and goat petting. I finished off the ride with Annie and Taylor after some games of "would you rather" to pass the time and then we snagged some donations at a gas station on our way to the host. Dinner and showers were incredible tonight. Another 80-some miles into Charlotte ...
... Barn. They agreed with the choice of the lot, except for the part about the duck hook drives, but guess we will take the chance. Thursday night, took Mom and Aunt Alice to dinner at our favorite BarBQ restaurant, Richard's, in Salisbury. The ladies love Rummikub, so our evening ended with 2 1/2 hours of the game. Luckily, I managed to win one game. They are SO competitive! Up early Saturday morning to leave for South Haven.
A day of not doing much. Four of the teams were playing at a local High School and the VB1 had to go and watch. So we wandered around a local Mall for a couple of hours, buying "bargains". Sleep and then dinner at a nice steakhouse next door. Dessert was at ...
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