Ramada Conference Center-Paintsville
Travel Blogs from Paintsville
Today we spent most of the day travelling south to Blountville, just over the border into Tennessee. The journey through the Appalachian Mountains was very picturesque and the landscape reminded us of travelling up the Pacific Highway towards Port Macquarie.The roads here are amazing with at least two lanes, if not three, each way even in country areas of the state.
We stopped at a rest area for ...
... our senior discount. Sampling one of the Wisconsin varieties on grilled cheese sandwiches was a delicious experience...it's going to be hard to go back to Kraft!
Speaking of going back, we figure that with a long driving
day tomorrow, we might make it home. We will send one last posting to let
everyone know where we are there safe and sound.
cheers from the road,
Jan, David, and
... 4 days! And last time I was in the holar, I had no phone reception and very limited internet access! It was like living in the old days! lol Not that those things are important... I'm just not used to being in the house with no technology, no car and now a 10 year old who cannot wait for me to visit... But I can honestly say it was an absolute delight. She is an amazing, well behaved, happy and talented ...
We said previously that we would be driving through the rest of Kentucky, but I think this state had a different idea. After being wrongly informed by enterprise rent a car that we could travel into Virginia with the rental, Merrill was forced to return the truck to Pikeville, or face a $1 per mile penalty. Not only was Pikeville off route 25 miles, but it was an extremely dangerous area to ride in. Once again we were stopped in KenStucky. On the bright side our room ...
We left Lexington this morning is rain. It is our first morning of rain on this trip and maybe only our second day of rain before lunch. We are heading to the town of Hiltons Kentucky where the Carter Family Fold is located. This weekend is the annual memorial festival at the Carter Family Fold (As in June Carter's family) see www.carterfamilyfold.org We are going to listen to country music and soak up some more culture! I ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility