Hampton Inn Frederick
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... had recognised in 1796 and had persuaded Congress to set up an armoury and arsenal here to help defend the fledgling Republic and encourage industry. By the 1860s the town was turning out 10,000 rifles and muskets a year. The town had a street of well preserved Federal buildings and was famous for John Brown's raid in 1859 on the arsenal. He was an ardent abolitionist but the plan failed and he was eventually hanged. ...
... in the country's capital, Al-Manama (mainly the result of foreign business and the U.S. Naval Base stationed there), so there are still western activities to be found everywhere. There are also a good amount of western restaurants like Applebees, Burger King, Chili's, etc., though most people say it's much cheaper to eat local food. Something tells me the cuisine may be the biggest adventure of all! I may be known ...
... br> Food for thought for anyone else planning something like this. It's also one of those unexpected costs you might not have considered.
For the overseas insurance, Travel Nomads has been recommended. It's reasonably priced (perhaps *too* reasonably) and is recommended by Lonely Planet. I'd be interested in hearing from anyone who has used them.
... most of the wild animals (there were no lions or tigers). You can tell the animals knew they would get some munchies because as soon as they saw the wagon stop they started to come right over for their share of the bounty. The Zoo encourages animal interaction. There are plenty of places to get "up close and personal" with the animals. Animal feed and lamb bottles were available at the gift shop for ...
My friend Paul was transferred to his new assignment at Lemoore base in CA and was planning on driving to CA. I jumped on this opportunity to go with him so that I could visit my friends in San Diego. We had a great time traversing the country staying 2 days with his sister in Ohio. While there, Paul got to play with his niece and nephew and I got to go horseback riding with his sister. We also went to the local arboretum. Our next stop was ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services