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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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... to see. We absolutely loved it. Back to another Walmart.
Day 71.Tuesday 4 August 2015
Decided to return to Brookgreen Gardens. A couple from up north bought 4 plantations - not utilised after the Civil War.. It is amazing. He had inherited his money and did good works and she was a sculptor so they decided to make a sculpture garden to display her work and other American sculptures. I can’t begin to describe it. I ...
... Also, all but one trail was flooded and even sections of the boardwalk path were under water, from recent floods. We walked as far as we could, looking at old growth hardwood forest and squirrels.
Then set off and arrived at Santee State Park. John spotted turkey vultures nearby. Beautiful wooded campground next to Lake Marion, largest lake in South Carolina, built by damming the Santee River in the 1940s. Warm weather at last. So good to be able to live outdoors ...
... road, you can see how ill equipped this part of the world is for storms. The highways was wet and not well plowed even though the snow had stopped several hours before. It was only 14 when we left though at about 10:30. We passed numerous accidents and abandoned cars...and two flip overs that happened right before we got to them. You look down streets and they weren't plowed at all. People were using gardening ...
... We got about 20 mpg...not bad for all those mountains in WV!
We made it to our first hotel...Days Inn in Orangeburg, SC. It was a nice place and the price was right. We pulled into the hotel lot and saw several vehicles from Ohio. We were pooped...I don't think I have gone to sleep before 10:00 in a long time!
This morning at breakfast, we spoke with a couple who were ...
... allocated to states and how states allocate their monies to interstate highways. The right lane of I 95 is a succession of patches. I couldn't cheat and drive close to the left side of my lane because the traffic was so heavy and I couldn't cheat on the right side because there were potholes just to the right of the white line. Potholes that were 2-3 feet long and 6 inches deep.
Stopped for the night at Santee ...