Hampton Inn Gettysburg
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We did not leave the KOA until 11am this morning so that we could have showers, do dishes, and do laundry. We then went through parts of three different states; New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania. We are still trying to get through the Northeast quickly. We traveled completely on interstate highways today, which were full of trucks and heavy with traffic. Fortunately, there was not as much construction as yesterday, so we made better ...
... painted by a french painter in 1883 measuring 377feet x 42 ft. This was shown I Cyclorama. The painting was completed as a full circle appearing to be in 3d. Simlly amazing.
We walked through the cemetery where the confederates,
... had us off the road until it calmed down. However, the wine and cider tasting at Hauser Estate made the trip worthwhile and the rain was forgotten. Leaving there we and stumbled upon a 100 year old round barn that supplied home grown produce so we stocked up for our evening meal....fresh peaches and fruit from their trees, local cheeses and meats and various coloured home grown tomatoes. That and our bottle of wine is the reason I am stopping this blog ...
... lighter factory and museum (was pretty cool) did not know that is were they made zippo lighters (lot of history). bought a zippo lighter, just to say I have one (I don't smoke) but just cool to have one from the factory. Got back at Dan and Sue's B&B and relaxed the rest of the time.......pretty much it nothing else.....here are a few pics.......CYA down the ...
The Plan - Gettysburg What really happened - Gettysburg is only 50 miles from Hershey and so we can't pass up the opportunity to explore this famous battlefield. (Well, I think Owen and Ethan could have easily passed it up in favour of the pool, but I am dead keen and put my foot down.) The 1863 battle lasts for 3 days, leaves 7,000 dead and many thousands wounded and missing. It is seen as a turning point of the ...
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- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking