Hilton Garden Inn Huntsville South
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We got up late after a fitful sleep! Headed off to the Nasa Space Center. Amazing history of space travel and lots of fun things for the kids. A real live space shuttle on site, gives perspective on its immense size and the how astronauts can make there way to space. Precision is a must! What a great day! Off to bed as we pack for a vacation on our vacation...Gatlinburg, Tennessee (borders the Great Smoky Mountains National Park), here we ...
... different kinds of cars. Last year, over 1,000 cars were in the show.
352 miles is a little over 566 kilometers. We are covering a lot of ground!
We have 813 miles (1,308) kilometers left on our trip. I'm thinking that I'll go through two more (maybe three more) pairs of running shoes before I get there.
I am so honored to run for ...
... with the generosity of several UAH professors, the trip is now off and running as a major enterprise.
From Huntsville we took a short 31 minute flight into Atlanta. And rushed to our gate for a 4:28 departure time. As one can imagine packing was a challenge as I take too many cameras and electronics to support the trip and Kathy struggles with the wardrobe. Hint, Delta airlines only allows one standard size suit case per international passenger, (free) and this ...
... know if the toilet has been "foot flushed?" So my day was a slow, relaxed one, contemplating the mysteries of the marina.
We did solve another mystery. We discovered that the "pirates" we saw upriver in Chattanooga were in fact the Nina and the Pinta and they had followed us to Guntersville. When we woke up this morning the two ships were moored directly across the lake from us, with their flags raised and their crew in sight. For a fee, ...
... messes with your boat props but provides great fishing. We saw more fishermen here than any previous lakes. Luckily, the lake was so wide we did not have to slow down and reduce wake like we usually do. There were so many water birds along the way, with some flocks stretching for miles. They seemed to enjoy the plants as well as the fish. The mountains were not nearly as tall as the ones we left behind but were still impressive. ...
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- Wheelchair accessibility
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