Lake Marion Inn
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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Travel Blogs from Santee
Sampled "liver mush" for brekkie, with bacon and toast, a great start for the day. Then we off from Dev's but we will see her again at Andrew's in June.
Drove across North Carolina and into South Carolina. This is the "Bible Belt" (South-East and South-central USA) and has seemingly hundreds of huge churches, mostly Baptist, even in tiny villages.
Arrived at Congaree NP and met Dev's friend, Ranger Carol. She told us we could only camp in the NP if we had ...
... try and clean off driveways and sidewalks. We got off the road in NC for lunch at Cracker Barrel, gas and a trip to Walmart for more windshield washer. It was around 25 at this point and we are so glad we wore boots, ski jackets and scarves...it was slippery and cold. Jerry drove the whole way and the sights through North Carolina were amazing...the storm was an ice storm there and the ice was relentless...on power ...
... OH and they had bought a home in FL...on their way to furnish it. Another guy we talked to was from Salem, OH. He sat with us and we learned he is a trucker who was taking his daughter to FL to college. Then there was an older lady there who also was headed to FL...never found out why...but she was from west of Cleveland! So, breakfast was an official Buckeye meeting! ;-) Off to our next ...
... a MH rental company in Ontario, Canada, and he and his wife are returning home after 2.5 months in Bradenton, FL. I've been so lucky to met some very kindly people throughout my travels.
I was out walking Willow the morning we left Santee and came across two fellows who had just returned from fishing. I asked them if they had a good day, and one of them showed me a 30+ pound catfish. Yes, a good day!!
Finished half of our drive to Florida and we are staying at South Carolina for the night. Only 6 more hours of driving to go! Kids are sitting in the back of the van each playing on an iPad and singing the same song as always..."Are we there yet?" We'll reach Orlando tomorrow night and finally relax after a tiring 2 days of ...