Travel Blogs from Staunton
Left home feeling sad for Zoe and Rip. Maybe Alex. Could visit?? I was in a panic this morning. Lost my watch, found it just now in my carry on. Plus in general panic over all the things I've forgotten. FYI.... Amy and family will be staying in Massanutten all next week. It's nice leaving from C'vvle. ...
"It was awkward. It was like I've got to call Sarah and see you at 5.15pm!" Kasper rightly calling me out. Didn't realise until it was said. "She's one to take advice from?!" Sarah and her Lee situation despite her encouragement to the Kasper. Needed this push in that direction "Can I have a hug" it happened twice. That as a bit awkward tbh ...
"Aww that's so nice!" Kasper's reaction to the dare. Could have been worse "I wish you had told me earlier" This got me in a huge tizzy. Hated it. Didn't ask the question at the time to confirm what exactly that meant "I just thought you were thinking we wouldn't leave as being good friends" because of the way he put it down or so he thought although I didn't receive it that way at all. Still good friends yes ...
... University of Virginia was founded by Thomas Jefferson and is one of the best state universities in the US. However, its football team was not very good this year having won only two games for the season. This was the last game of the year, but alas, they too lost. The tickets were three rows for the top of the stadium and everything of the colour and spectacle of college football was there. We passed through car parks full of fans from ...
... slaves had to be sold off to settle his accounts - they were, after all, his greatest asset.
We learned that Jefferson felt that slavery should be abolished but that he had no idea how to go about starting this process. He had included a paragraph in his Declaration draft that included the freeing of the slaves but was talked in to removing it by John Adams who felt that they could never get ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking