Travel Blogs from Oxford
... Alabama. We stopped at one yard sale where I picked up a glassine envelope with two pieces of metal inside. The metal pieces had printing on them - "Pennsylvania - Don't Stand Me Still!" I asked the lady seller what they were and she told me she had no idea, but that "if I knew what it was I'd have to charge you more." She gave me the pieces for free. After taking a closer look, I think these are pieces to build a model ...
... favorite thing he did with them. It was super cute and sweet. We get in the car and look at our itinerary thinking we were headed to New Orleans. Behold, we were not. We were headed up to northern Alabama to see some cool falls, camp and head to the space and rocket center. It was cool with us so we made our somewhat surprise adventure. Alabama, it turns out, is really pretty. We arrived at our site and took a nice long 3-4 mile hunk to find ...
... see over the winter. Stephen noted that it was interesting to see in The South. I don't know if it meant anything, but there were only a few people in the theater besides ourselves.
About dinner, if you ever find yourself here in Oxford we have a restaurant for you, Garfrerick's Cafe.
... was spent taking photos of Noble grave sites, homes and churches.
Wednesday I will be going to Rome GA., to see the Rome Iron Works, started by Samuel Noble, which also produced artillery for the South.
With this rerouting of my trip to Rome, GA, I will then head to Chattanooga, Nashville, and Memphis.
Stay tuned for suprises to come from Rome Ga.
Peace out ...
YES, WE WENT TO NOCCALULA FALLS TO GET
SOME PIG... BBQ PIG, THAT IS. I MUST SAY
WE HAD MORE OF A GOOD TIME THAN A GOOD
BARBECUE SANDWICH. ALL IN ALL, WE HAD
A GREAT TIME. THEN, WE STOPPED LATER
TO EAT. WE USUALLY GO TO CHRISTMAS
ON THE FALLS AT NIGHT TO SEE ALL OF THE
LIGHTS SO IT WAS WONDERFUL TO ENJOY
NOCCALULA DURING THE DAY TIME. THEY
HAD LIVE MUSIC WHICH WAS PRETTY ...