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Travel Blogs from Oxford
We are home now (midnight last night) from our grand, and I do mean GRAND Alaskan adventure. I'm sorry we didn't blog much while we were gone. When we weren't having a TON of fun, we were exhausted and sleeping or we didn't have Internet access! The weather was (unusual ...
... house, our sweet Sydney dog and our neighbors and friends. Quote of the day-- Me: "Someone say something good. We don't have a quote for today." In honor of Nobel Prize winning poet Seamus Heaney who died today I'll also share this: “I can't think of a case where poems changed the world, but what they do is they change people's understanding of what's going on in the world.” -Seamus Heaney Subway for breakfast. [time zone change. didn't get to RV park until close to ...
... B-24 bomber used in Europe, WWII B-27 that dropped the A-bomb, P-41 Mustang, B-52 bomber, B-1bomber, B-2 Stealth bomber, blackbird, and all the fighters from each era.
All of these and much more are exhibited under cover in a series of huge hangers. It would take a week to go through the museum and read each description and exhibit in the museum. Old air force guys were in hog heaven.
I took a tour ...
... map at a rest stop [why he had a map - I don't know]. I have two theories on Ohio welcome centers -- 1] people are not welcome in Ohio or 2] people are leaving the rust belt so fast that there is no need for a welcome center.
Also the stores seem to have a lot of college merchandise with a big red "O" on it. I thought that it was nice ...
... about. Afterwards there will be a question and answer session. This will be the 5th time Gene and I have been to Liuzhou teaching English to high school students. We have gone every other year since 2005. In years past we were there for a few weeks in the summer and stayed with host families. This time we will be there for a semester and live on campus in an apartment. We leave ...
Other places to stay in Oxford
5190 College Corner Pike, Oxford | 2 star hotelfrom $86
6 East Sycamore Street, Oxford | Hotelfrom $101
5056 College Corner Pike, Oxford | 2 star hotelfrom $98
351 N Fisher Dr, Oxford | Hotelfrom $79