Hampton Inn Martinsburg South - Inwood
Travel Blogs from Inwood
... was riding out of town I got a flat tire and stopped to fix it. After a mile of riding it was flat again because I missed a hole when I patched it. After another quick fix I was on my way to Winchester. About 20 miles after Winchester I crossed into Virginia. This was the first time I crossed into a state without the landscape ...
... of social activism--supporting the women's suffrage movement... and now supporting gay marriage."
He continues, "some people criticize us, saying 'faith isn't a cafeteria that you can pick and choose what you want to believe... but we believe you CAN choose what you want to believe."
"This church does seem out of place in the middle of the Bible Belt, small town Virginia..." I remark
"This area is changing... a lot or retirees from DC are moving ...
... first Europeans settled here.
It seems to be a feeling a segment of American culture still feels--this desire to still feel connected with our rugged pineer past. The feel that we could still rough it and live off the land...
Just a small village feel to the Main Street--but it still has that feel of the Main Street of ...
... br> On south, I reach an industrial area. Unlike around Chambersburg where the industrial areas mostly consist of warehouses where things manufactured overseas are stored, here it seems they actually make stuff.
"What kind of guitar is that?" A very common conversation starter I've heard along this hike.
"What kind of music do you play? Would you play for a party or something? Do you have a business card?" Not often people get this excited ...
... skirts, it was very common for women's clothes to catch fire and cause ultimately deadly burns. That's one reason why you read about so many men becoming widowers and marrying a second and then a 3rd wife to take care of all his kids!" Fascinating--and I love the enthusiasm this woman shows about history. This, along with the young Civil War expert up at Washington Monument gives me a glimpse into an interesting American subculture: people who ...
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- Wheelchair accessibility
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