The Duck Pond
Travel Blogs from Oxford
We stopped for the night in Cincinnati and unloaded the car to repackage and get ready for the big sale. The 127 yardsale starts this morning and it's raining. It's ok we have seen so much so far and had great weather. A little rain will not hurt ...
We arrived in Ohio woohoo!!!! The big sale starts in two days we can't wait. We have seen signs already and tables being set up. On the way to Oxford to our hotel we found another covered bridge the first one for Ohio. The Pugh Mill Bridge now called the Black Bridge. It stands in its original location but no through traffic allowed. This is the longest bridge so far at 220 feet long and 25 ft high. It was built in 1868-69 for access to a saw ...
The kids have been having a good time swimming at the campgrounds on the way back home and today they got a bunch of shots of the Gateway Arch in downtown St. Louis. We had some awesome barbecue today at Baumbach's in New Paris, Ohio (pop. 1629). My goodness it was in the middle of NOWHERE near our campground but so damned good! What a find--we're stuffed 'til Tuesday, at ...
Monday 27 to Tuesday 28 July
The Homebuilt campsite had pretty much emptied by the end of the weekend, the diehard Brits remaining. The camping gear packed up and sent on its way to await our arrival in Dallas, we were ready to go by 1000hrs, waved off by Colin. Destination Dayton, Ohio, we routed along Lake Winnebago to Milwaukee (where we made a turn to go behind a converging aircraft), across Lake Michigan, east ...
... While tech gear like Icebreaker are expensive, they are a GREAT investment for a trip like this because they are thin yet very warm and don't get stinky! We did laundry (and grocery shopping) as we traveled from one destination to the next. Equipment: Bikes are a must. Even though some of the parks don't have bike paths, we used ours at just about every stop if only to just ride around the campgrounds. For Christmas, Dave's parents got us a bike carrier for the top of ...
Other places to stay in Oxford
75 S Main Street, Oxford | 3 star hotelfrom $75
5190 College Corner Pike, Oxford | 2 star hotelfrom $72
6 East Sycamore Street, Oxford | Hotelfrom $98
5056 College Corner Pike, Oxford | 2 star hotelfrom $99
351 N Fisher Dr, Oxford | Hotelfrom $114