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Joan and I are making final preparations to leave on July 18. We look forward to a few days in the Swiss Alps before joining our family in Paris on the 23rd/24th. We are leaving behind in Charleston the newly rebuilt sun room in our house. We are ready for a break from construction and painting. ...
We left Highlands Wednesday morning in a rain storm and stayed in a rain storm most of the day. We found out later our hometown fireworks scheduled for the 4th of July were cancelled due to heavy rains. The southeast mountains have lived up to their rain forest reputation this year. Our trip took us east on I-40 and then north on I-77 all the way to Charleston WV. All 450 miles of the trip were uneventful and not particularly scenic. It did stop ...
Made it 250 miles on one tank of gas, which isn't bad considering the bike and box in top of the car. In typical form, Ada has been awake for the whole trip, making conversation and demands. Breyten has been asleep. On to North Carolina! Oh, and Charleston looks a heck of a lot like Pittsburgh at least ...
... to fly out of CRW in the early morning, just remember to get to the airport at least an hour before your flight. A new security checkpoint lane added last year makes getting through TSA a breeze and finding your gate won't be a problem at all. Just remember to ask for help if you get confused or have a question. Everyone 'on the hill' is always willing to help you out.
Next stop: ...
... a bronze statue of Abraham Lincoln. West Virginia seceded from the Confederacy and became a state June 20, 1863 by a proclamation signed by Lincoln. Tours of the capitol available except Sundays, 304-558-4839, www.wvculture.org/agency/capitol
Two. The West Virginia State Museum and Culture Center, 1900 Kanawha Boulevard East. The state’s history, culture, art, ...
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- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking
- Pets allowed