Rodeway Inn Gastonia
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... a little too far downward when looking for cheap motels. If I was rating this one I would give it just a two out of five - just because at least it was clean. Ascetically, it looks like a dump and when you get inside it really is a dump. A relic from the glory road trip days of the sixties I think. Last maintained then too! Just for one night though, and the lady in reception seemed nice enough. They are probably doing it tough ...
... the scenery. Mark also played the movie "Leap Year" with Amy Adams and Matthew Goode which is set in Ireland and is like a modern version of "The Quiet Man" starring John Wayne and Maureen O'Hara which we will watch on the way home. We had seen it before but watched it again. It is a good romantic comedy. Mark is showing these movies because he is in the process of putting together a tour in Ireland for next summer. We plan ...
There are exactly 138 days until my departure. I've been approved by both my home school and my host school, I've bought my plane ticket, and it's starting to sink in. There's always a little bit of fear that comes with all this excitement, usually as I remember that moment of panic when I arrived last time, that realization that it would be months before I could go home again and there's nothing to be done about it. The anxiety of ...
This is a historic site. There was a Revolutionary War battle fought here and also a Civil War battle fought here. This plantation house was used in the movie "The Patriots" with Mel Gibson. This was the home his family lived in for the movie. I've been here before with my mom so some of you have probably already seen some of these ...
... into their antique shops which had some really cool things and very reasonable prices.
Dinner was dim sum in Charlotte. Surprisingly good.
Sunday was Mothers' Day. I made a Skype call home, and we all had a chat to my parents. As it was also P's day, we drove to Asheville where two of their three children live, picking the third child up along the way. They are just the funniest family. Lots of ...
Other places to stay in Richburg
3190 Lancaster Hwy, Richburg | 1 star hotelfrom $52
3200 Lancaster Highway, Richburg | 2 star hotelfrom $36
2912 Parkway Blvd, Richburg | 1 star hotelfrom $53
3041 Lancaster Hwy, Richburg | 3 star hotelfrom $86
3217 Lancaster Highway, Richburg | 2 star hotelfrom $106