Red Roof Inn Winchester
Travel Blogs from Winchester
Today is the day Ashley and I have been waiting for for months! This evening around 6 pm, we are flying out of Washington and will be landing in Madrid around 8 am (Madrid time). Hopefully we will be able to catch a few hours of sleep on the flight, even though I'm sure we both will be too excited :) Ashley and I are both nervous about how well we will be able to communicate with people when we get there. Yes, we have both been studying Spanish for years (around 7 or ...
... swung through the Historical Park to check it out. An interesting amalgam of civil war sites and histories. A couple of battle sites, the site of John Brown's anti-slavery uprising, the confluence of the two rivers and the subsequent influence on the development of Harpers Ferry, and the unique configuration of historical Harpers Ferry, which is nestled into the point of land that sits at that confluence. The town was built first on the rivers edge, then ...
... first try at one of the locations.
Our last turn led us onto a small, windy one-lane road for the last four miles. Those are ok in a car, but in an RV they can be tight! When we reached the vineyard, the drive was worthwhile. We entered through big iron gates and could see the grapevines growing up and down the steep hills. The owner said we could park behind the winery when I called ahead.
... 30, still raining. Hiking was pretty much ...... wet. The whole damn day was.......wet. We did get to spend the lunch time with the section hikers, they get off tomorrow. Found another Hiker Pro Water Pump. "Caught" a Bat that was wet, snapped a few photos......and Stargazer didn't even stop to say hello to my new little friend. After the bat, we found a snapping turtle, just chilling in the middle of the path. I used a stick to get the turtle to "smile" - then the ...
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