Knights Inn Busch Gardens Area
Travel Blogs from Williamsburg
We picked up our hire car yesterday. Coming from Holland and being on a limited budget, we had of course booked the smallest car possible: the "economy" category. Of course, this being America, there are barely any real small cars on the road. But, rather than being upgraded to a "compact" (what happened when we were in Boston earlier this year), …
Arrived in Virginia at 9 in the morning with only about 3 hours sleep. I had to take a couple of hour nap in order to make it through the day, but it worked. I was able to go 9 holes of golf with my Son, Eric and my Grandson, Justin this afternoon.
A wonderful dinner of steak, mashed potatoes and grilled asparagus, all prepared by my grandson.
It was a great way to start this trip. I am looking forward to a great time with the family. ...
... in 1607. The Susan Constant, Godspeed and D iscovery. Inside we were able to walk around and see how cramped the ships were for a four-and-a-half-month voyage from England. There were even students who helped moved barrels from the ship to shore using a pulley system. We decided after being on 10 different ships this trip, there is not a single one we would want to live on! However, many of the places we have seen on this ...
... they were of age.
Music was used to sing about love and lonesomeness. We heard the song of one man's heartache as he lost his sweet love. He never knew where she went or if she survived. You can hear the sorrow in his voice and the longing he has to be with his love. The pain seemed to flow from his heart out into the words he spoke. It was extremely moving.
We finished the program with a few other songs and dances and ended with the mocking of the ...
... a well earned rest.
Our next day was spent exploring Colonial Williamsburg, a restored township from the 1700's. We saw how wigs, buckets, furniture hats, clothes and shoes were made. These were just a few of the trades that are depicted in the village. We had a lovely lunch in a tavern and when paying the waiter he indicated that there was something was ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking