Travel Blogs from York
... to get his lunch, the boys and I climbed on the ice sculpture throne in the park across from Tomato Pie and had our royal pix taken by each other. Lots of giggles filled the air!
Quick stop at Wilbur Chocolate in Lititz before heading to Hershey Chocolate World. We had a few sample of the Wilbur chocolate buds, which is swirl shaped.
Final stop to Hershey, the chocolate Mecca. Driving all the way just ...
... place must really be hopping during harvest time.
I don't really feel like putting on a lot of miles today. I've got a lot of stuff going through my head right now, and it seems like, sitting on a comfortable chair at Subway, staring out at the street is a good way to sort things out.
I'd really rather eat something original on my hikes rather than some fast food chain... but I'm on a tight budget, and Subway's 2.50 $ sub is hard to pass ...
... seemed like a exciting game, at first.
I guess having seen the pro-war euphoria in 2003, and how a huge chunk of the American population was swept into this pseudo-patriotic chest beating bravado. "Oh yeah! Let's go kick some ass!" was the general attitude. Few people it seems really stopped to question if this war was really necessary and the reasons were really legitimate. War is fun, when you think you're going to win very quickly and with minimal losses.
... down the road the markers begin: such and such regiment or cavalry had a skirmish here... I'm looking forward to really thinking over this whole Civil War thing and how it's portrayed in the history books... but I'm going to save that until I wander around the famous battlefield of Gettysburg...
Finally up over a ridge, and there it is: the climax of this sidetrip of my ...
... underground passageway in the square of Gettysburg they would use..."
Definitely counts as an "Interesting Encounter" of the day...
After taking a couple pictures of the beautiful Victorian style houses, and turn of the century style shops around the circle, I head on down the road, stopping to check out an antique store complete with an Amish buggy... and continue on down the ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed