James Gettys Hotel
Travel Blogs from Gettysburg
I'd stayed the night in King of Prussia, about 15 miles north west of Philadelphia itself. it was easier to find and park than going into Downtown Philadelphia and after New York i'd just about had battling traffic in cities i didn't know. My hotel, The Crown Plaza, was right beside the King of Prussia Mega Mall, reputed to be the second largest in …
We did not leave the KOA until 11am this morning so that we could have showers, do dishes, and do laundry. We then went through parts of three different states; New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania. We are still trying to get through the Northeast quickly. We traveled completely on interstate highways today, which were full of trucks and heavy with traffic. Fortunately, there was not as much construction as yesterday, so we made better ...
This morning we went back to thee Amish Village and heard the Amish story from an Amercian person. Then we stopped in Gettysburg for lunch (french cafe).
Then to the Museum. This was very well done. They had a painting depicting the Battles ...
... we drove through beautiful agricultural country side and actually stopped at a tiny town, called "Abbottsville." Good omen or bad?? Passed through another small town, called East Berlin. In this town, as in many others nearby, the people have Germanic names as do many of the locations. Had lunch in a 1950'style cafe that was run by Mennonites, similar to the Amish. Practical and simple people. On our way to a nearby winery we drove through a harsh ...
... lighter factory and museum (was pretty cool) did not know that is were they made zippo lighters (lot of history). bought a zippo lighter, just to say I have one (I don't smoke) but just cool to have one from the factory. Got back at Dan and Sue's B&B and relaxed the rest of the time.......pretty much it nothing else.....here are a few pics.......CYA down the ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking