Fairways of the Mountains
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... Atlanta almost two and a half times the distance). We did some back roads today and I have you say they were straight, straight, straight! Boring. The drive back from Roanoke will be on the freeway just as, if not more boring! Still we stopped a couple of times and took pictures of a couple of lakes. Driving through the Bible Belt proved to be interesting too there's a church of one definition ...
Went to our first Waffle House (sounds more native if you don't pronounce any of the syllables), a greasy spoon diner. All the staff were very stressed cooking our food just in front of us. People were still allowed to smoke. Felt like a diner stuck in the 80s. Found out that I'd won some money on the lotto, a small fortune at £25. Drove on to Asheville a country town on the border of North Carolina. Pulled off the freeway to do some more country driving, try to see ...
... started shouting at us. So American hillbilly that we could barely understand what they were saying but we did catch the words "YA GAYS!" We decided it was time to quickly leave before they got across the river to us. Continued on as late afternoon finally arrived in Asheville and checked into a posh hotel the ramada, discounted price meant we paid just $22 each!! With sunset fast approaching and being in the ...
... this home was thought of to the very detail.
The estate is huge – 8000 acres and offers lots of activities so we went on our first Segway tour! We LOVED IT!!!! Mike and I are ready to buy Segways now but we don’t have anywhere to ride them. But we will definitely be going on future Segway tours.
... continues and is getting heavier.Brooke and I check the paddock- we are standing in ankle deep water and everything under the tent is soaked. Family members start fighting wondering how this wedding is even going to take place. Brooke and I pull Bridget aside to discuss our options: 1. We postpone the wedding until Sunday morning and hope that guests can stay a little longer, 2. We ring around (this tiny tiny town) to see if there is an available venue on such short ...
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