Red Roof Inn Winchester, VA
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... of how hot it is.
That night, our group went to a flamenco show/dinner in Madrid. This experience was incredible. Flamenco dancing/singing is from the south of Spain, but they put on shows in Madrid for tourists. This type of music has HUGE Arabic influence; it is so obvious when you listen to their singing. I knew this because of the culture of Spain class I had taken at WVU previously- Spain is a huge melting pot of different cultures, ...
... to notice, better than the ones down our way, which are cheaper and offer cheaper tastings. Nevertheless: we had a nice day. The weather was gorgeous—yet again (this might be the nicest week in a Virginia summer since we moved here)—and the scenery is gorgeous. I’ve posted lots of photos with descriptions, so have a look.
We ate dinner at the restaurant in the Blackthorne Inn (not to be confused with ...
... one player doing that—clumped over there in his cleats and stood in line with the rest of the crowd. I guessed he was last night’s starting pitcher? Hard to imagine that the coaches don’t frown on buying ice cream in the middle of the game if there’s any possibility you might have to play!)
... even if it means I can only speak Spanish with Ashley too. I think I can attain this goal as long as I make an effort to speak Spanish outside of the classroom most of the time.
We will keep everyone posted when we get to Madrid how our first day in Spain went! We are both so excited and BEYOND grateful for this opportunity to improve ourselves and to immerse ourselves in such a wonderful culture.
On to our next stop after saying good bye to Forrest, Sonja & Stan. From the deep woods of nearby Chapel Hill and Durham, we motor onto the rolling hills of Virginia and into the beautifully manicured farms of Frederick County.
Historic Winchester, VA. Nestled in the Shenandoah Valley area, native americans consisting of Iroquois, later Seneca, and Mohawk first populated this ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed