Travel Blogs from Forest City
... and twist/bang the **** out of my foot. It swelled so big I couldn't even fit my climbing shoe back on... so after this I became what is knows as "Belay *****." Lee had a great climb sesh though. He onsighted some 11's and we giggle at a pompous guide hanging around the crag trying to be big and bad.
I will return and conquer the other routes without incident!
... better in America. The fries were fine but the coffee was cold. I guess a standard of Burgers in England have improved since the 70s and are very comparable if not better now days or maybe I was just unlucky.
It appears that David and had been recovering from the previous night and was not fit enough to come over in the evening. Steve wanted me to go over and meet his daughter Sierra. He is separated from Chelsea and so he only gets to see Sierra once a week ...
UP DOWN AND ALL AROUND
Today was awesome. David picked me up at about 10 and we went over to Steve's Paul, one of Steve's friends who is a computer wiz and makes sure that Steve is in touch with the world via his computer set up. He's a guitarist and an all round wonderful guy. He had lots of great stories about his days as a roadie for groups in the 70s and 80s. We got so wrapped up in talking to him that we delayed ...
Year 2, Day 115-116 Lake Lanier with Nancy. We headed down from our Campground to Tryon and Lake Lanier with some time with our friend from Hilton Head Island, who has relocated to a lovely paradise in the lakes and mountainous region of SW North Carolina.
We relaxed on the deck overlooking the water and Nancy and I took a nice kayak ride to one end of ...
... and Karen for a spectacular visit. The Movie "Dirty Dancing" was filmed in Lake Lure and, in fact, each year there is a Dirty Dancing Festival which was going on while we were visiting!
We also visited Chimney Rock with Johnny and Karen as our guides. Quite a remarkable place to see. We picked a day with a great view from the top! Nick did pretty well, but wasn't about to go ...
Other places to stay in Forest City
Ciudad Lineal/San Blas, Ashland | B&Bfrom $115
Ciudad Lineal/San Blas, Forest City | 2 star hotelfrom $57
Ciudad Lineal/San Blas, Forest City | 2 star hotelfrom $64
Ciudad Lineal/San Blas, Forest City | 1 star hotelfrom $60
1134 West Main Street, Forest City | Hotelfrom $96