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Travel Blogs from Oxford
We just got to our room. Had to pick up our tickets to see Little Big Town in the morning by 5 o'clock. Barely made it. Traffic is horrible downtown. Everyone getting into town plus the CMT Awards tonight. Having dinner and relaxing tonight. Fun starts tomorrow! Sent from Outlook on ...
We had a great dinner last night with Tom, Gractia and the two kids in Dayton Ohio. They advised us to stop at jungle Jims on our way out, which is not your typical grocery store/ international market/ butcher/ fish market/ liquor store/ cigar shop/ etc... This place was huge! After spending a bit doing some shopping around the world we are off to the Great Smokey Mountain national park to do a little hiking. Tennessee here we ...
When we got to Dayton, it was bare ground but later on in the month they got quite a bit of snow and cold weather. It was below zero for about a week. I didn't mind the snow at all, even went out and went sled riding behind the hotel and built a snowman. No one in my class wanted to go with me but I had fun anyway. One of my classmates, Belinda, ...
After 36 days, 35 nights, 7956 miles (we should have driven around another 44 miles!), traveling through 18 states and one province, 13 lunches eaten in the car, seeing great friends and family, visiting places we have never been, seeing this vast country we live in, many glasses of usually great wine, wonderfully prepared cuisine, pounds gained - too many to mention, and we had no big fight along the way, we are finally home. Left St. Louis after a ...
We stopped for a break at the Alan Shepherd Museum. There were nice displays and the original movie of the moon landing. I remembered waking up my kids who were 1 and 2 at the time to get up and watch it live. I doubt that they remember it.
There was a display of all the astronauts that came from Ohio. There were a lot, probably more than any other state.
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