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The is a late post because, believe it or not the hotel we stayed in had no internet....in fact I believe it was the oldest Quality Inn I have ever stayed at, even the comforters were dated back in the 1960's.....and so was the the beds.....anyway nothing else is new, will be in Monroeville, Pa tomorrow, until then CYA down the ...
... I went on was the Diamond Back if you guys could type that ride up that would be great two. I also went on the Vortex, The Racer, The Fire Hawk, The Invertigo and The Flight of Fear.
My favourite roller coaster was The Fire Hawk because it made you feel like you were flying. During the 10 hours that we were there I only went on this ride once ...
... s invention of a wind tunnel.
The 1903 flight was just a start. They did not have a flyable aircraft. So they went back to Dayton and started working on their problem. First they wanted to reproduce the Kill Devil Hills flight. They had trouble because the wind would change directions making the rail take off impractical. The Wrights were committed to the rail and developed a catapult system that got ...
... I am going to the Wright Bros Historical Site and the Wright-Paterson air force museum - Linda decided to stay in the RV and relax -- OK she snoozes she looses. I'll take lots of pics.
NOTE ON PLANNED RETURN: We made a quick calculation and are planning to be home in Portland -- late Friday or Saturday [August 30 or 31], if all goes well.
This is the part of our trip when when we head up to Ohio to where Jamie grew up, went to school and both his Dad and brother still live. The usual pack up, stack the car, find all the bits and pieces that have been scattered around is the order of the day. Load everyone in to our vans and then the travel begins again. The drive form Kentucky to Fletcher Ohio (known to some as the center of the universe) is only about 4.5 hours. The drive is picturesque with ...
Other places to stay in Hammond
4000 South Calumet Avenue, Hammond | 2 star hotelfrom $73
4141 Calumet Ave., Hammond | 3 star hotelfrom $102
3830 179th St., Hammond | 2 star hotelfrom $88
7720 Corinne Drive, Hammond | 2 star hotelfrom $110
7730 Corinne Drive, Hammond | 3 star hotelfrom $124
7740 Corinne Drive, Hammond | 3 star hotelfrom $155
4111 Calumet Ave., Hammond | 2 star hotelfrom $63