Travel Blogs from Jasper
We camped only about 5 minutes from home at Doll Mountain. Had visits from neighbors (David, Brenda, Dot, Chrys, Bernie) and Tennessee friends, Sonny & Mary Beth. Claudia was able to go home each day to feed the cats. I was able to do some cleaning and fine tuning of ...
As exciting as it is to start a vacation, it is usually just as exciting to come home. That is especially true when you've been gone for a month! We got an early start to avoid the worst of the Atlanta rush hour traffic. Unfortunately, no bagel toppers for breakfast. Mix in a screaming child, and finally being east of the Mississippi River, and we opted for a Chick-Fil-A breakfast. Oh, how we've missed Chick-Fil-A! In fact, we've missed it so much that we stopped there ...
After looking passively for an RV for years and actively for several months, we found the fifth wheel that we (really) wanted and we worked the deal. We hastily packed preparing for our trip. We already had other appointments scheduled in Georgia so we didn't get out of town until 5 PM. We would tie our purchase into a fun camping trip back home, centered around my NASCAR Experience Package in Charlotte, ...
Linda – just being away from the office.
Peggy calculates the following. We drove 1,298 miles, and we spent approximately $295 each on this trip: $175 condo, $67 food (including meals in restaurants), $36 gas, $17 admissions, parking, ...
... speaks of a race of "moon-eyed" people who built the wall. Could that be white people or a reference to the god they worshipped? Another myth revolves around the Welsh prince Madoc. He arrived in Mobile Bay around 1400 AD and moved north. Others state the English were trying to lay claim to the land in the late 1600's and the English built the wall.
We also hiked to the Fire Tower and around the lake.
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Free parking
- Pets allowed