Courtyard by Marriott Newport News Airport
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... French would all be speaking German if not for the U.S. involvement.
After the movie and presentation, we went outside to the Encampment. We sat in on a discussion of medical treatment for the wounded and sick, got a demonstration of weapons including a cannon that was very noisy. We also stopped by the kitchen and were given a lesson in Dutch oven cooking. Oh, yes, and one soldier tried to enlist Wendell in the Continental Army. Hey, if you signed ...
... when this big truck blew by us with his horn blaring. We both looked at each other puzzled, glanced back to make sure the trailer was still there, and for once Wendell was in HIS lane. So we continued on our merry way till we reached a rest area. As we’re getting out, Wendell comments, testily, "I thought you said you took the TV antennae down!" Well I must have dreamed I did it because there is was, standing at attention, but remarkably still ...
... Fleet. Hence, lighthouses everywhere and I reckon babies learn reef knots before teething. There are two very long bridge/tunnel crossings to let cars go North. The tunnel parts are so the enemy cannot bomb a bridge and trap the fleet.
Weather changed tonight from perfect to windy. We shift to Ocracoke Island tomorrow, so might be a rough crossing.
Her view of events:
Since we arrived in this country, I have ...
... coasts of the United States. Some sections of the waterway consist of natural inlets, saltwater rivers, bays, and sounds, while others are artificial canals.
The canals are narrow and have been dredged only 5 to 10 feet deep so not lot of room to spare and when you meet a huge barge it's interesting! Lots of bridges, some are draw bridges which are on a scheduled opening so if you miss ...
Off we went for our great adventure. It was still hot and humid, but we were going to make the best of it. So off to Williamsburg we went and decided at the last minute we did not want to spend the money. Sometimes you just have to say not gonna spend it to see my history. so to Jamestown we went to see glass blowing. Then we found a ferry that took us to the otherside of the bay. From there it was a great adventure.