Travel Blogs from Bardstown
Hi Ciaran, I was really excited and surprised to learn more about Elizabethtown, Kentucky. It's not a big town, but it is the birthplace of one of the United States' most honored Presidents, Abraham Lincoln. Lincoln (sometimes called "Honest Abe") spent most of his life in the state of Illinois, so I did not know that he was born in Kentucky until I studied for our map blog! He was a country boy who was born in a one-room log cabin, but he grew up to be one of our country's ...
... the Civil War, Myrtledene today offers a slightly more relaxed environment for its guests. The house is completely furnished in antiques and guests are encouraged to make themselves at home. A large yard with gardens, fish pond and sings is ideal for couples on a romantic retreat, readers looking for a peaceful spot of children who need a safe place to play. Myrtledene has been designated a Kentucky landmark by the Kentucky Heritage Committee.
... so I will just have to buck up and walk out the door without them.
Time to do a final final check to make sure nothing has been forgotten, one last cuddle with mu pups and then out the door we go!
Next post will be from London!
Safe travels and happy memories to all!
... up 5 time zones in the future!
I want to give a big shout out to all of my kids, and everyone of you know who you are, for being so loving and supportive in all ways, but especially when it came to this trip. Just remember, I have a little bit of all of you with me. Love you all to the moon and back!
Until next time,
safe travels and happy memories to all!
My daughter sent me a text last night and asked me how excited I am. I had my phone off so I didn't see it until very late but when I answered her this morning, I told her that I am at the I don't want to leave my babies stage. I had a good cry with my bestest buds last night, better known to everyone else as Gus. He has been acting pretty mopey for the last week, except at meal time so I am pretty sure he is just picking up on all the abnormal vibes coming off Eric and ...