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Travel Blogs from Vicksburg
... and as he was about to retire, he was more than willing to get into the shots. He also warned us about snakes, particularly water moccasins which are deadly.
Back onto the road for the ride to Vicksburg - we stopped for fuel at a place called Onward whose claim to fame is the Theodore Roosevelt went there on a hunt and refused to shoot a bear, hence the nickname Teddy. The shop was full of all sorts of interesting ...
... by the hundreds. Casinos have also taken their place on the river side and has helped with employment challenges. As in every city we've traveled this summer, Vicksburg had its share of shuttered buildings, proof that the economy hasn't recovered.
Okay, boys and girls, we are off to our next destination, namely Mobile, Alabama. Thank you for staying with us and enjoying the ride.
... it off either, so the security guard called a friend of his who is a lock smith, well, they had to have the lock drilled off. So now they can get gas and continue on...it is 11:00 pm and Matt just got back from getting gas and ready for tomorrow. he is wiped!!! Bless his heart, his cloths are all wet for the heat and he just got out of the heat from 5:30am this morning. This was a LONG ...
... the visitors center about the crucial battle. Lincoln & Grant knew Vicksburg would be the key to turning the war because many of the souths supplies came from the Mississippi River at this point. Several attempts were made to capture the area but because it was on a rise, the south was well fortified. Finally Grant got an officer to agree to try to sneak by Vicksburg on the river. Very quietly they almost made ...
... or do laundry
which is still out drying in the sun. Ale is cooking tonight with Seb
as his sous chef. We are planning a meal of instant mashed potatoes
and cream of mushroom soup with baked beans. Ale and Seb are writing
post cards to send back to the School and Hans is overseeing them
Oh, dinner's done, more later. Seb
adds some babble about me stealing Ale's lunch money and that he
biked an extra 5 miles. ...