Travel Blogs from Grantville
... exhibit on another trip - and today was the day. It did remind me of our trip with Maui as one of the last places we took her. :-( as she came with Zach and me to visit my parents. Of course, that was also our last trip to their house outside Pinehurst. Given Maui no longer with us and parents sold their house, really glad we took the time for that vacation/road trip. Anyhow, the inside exhibits are free. While the place is relatively small, it is packed ...
... I suddenly find myself in a very generic, peaceful middle class suburb... feels far, far detached from the industrial decay and ghetto feel of the riverside below... Highspire wasn't all that inspiring back in 2007--nor is it today. there is a nice shady gazebo where I can take a rest before continuing on my long, sun-scorched stretch past the airport and on to Middletown. Here I think I'm ready to call it a ...
... actually improved here since my last visit seven years ago. I want to stop to say hi to my friend from ***** who runs an international food store (and practice my French a bit!) but the store is closed. I also pause at the little Veteran's Park where I had one of my last conversations with my father back in 2008 when he visited me... I never imagined that that the next time I'd see him after that would be on his deathbed... It's time to continue on down the ...
... Street. The idea is that they'll absorb rainwater from the street rather than having it just go down the rain. And finally... I reach the Mighty Susquehanna... the skyline of Harrisburg on the other side... The kilometer long bridge... I'm finally headed for the "big city", after weeks of small towns, forest and ...
... to get it all settled. Since our room was just under 80 bucks, I guess the 100 extra was in case of damages. She told the guy that "he might get a refund" and that he should check back before they checked out. "We have a new computer system." I'm really not sure why that prevented her from knowing hotel policy, and I was too tired at that point to care. Take-away lesson: do not pay cash at a hotel. And get a reservation.
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Other places to stay in Grantville
604 Station Rd., Grantville | 3 star hotelfrom $127
- It's a Holiday Inn.
- Can't wait to return!
- Nice hotel
252 Bow Creek Rd, Grantville | 2 star hotelfrom $79
450 Station Road, Grantville | 2 star hotelfrom $110
255 Bow Creek Road, Grantville | 2 star hotelfrom $176
105 Kelley Court, Grantville | 2 star hotelfrom $107
7965 Jonestown Road, Grantville | 1 star hotelfrom $60