Travel Blogs from Orangeburg
Well this morning we headed southeast to Columbia, South Carolina. We left Asheville and the beautiful Smokey Mountains behind but still had one last detour that was to Chimney Rock State Park which is in the Blue Ridge Mountains.
The park was beautiful with many hiking trails but we only had time to take one and that was the Skyline Trail to Chimney Rock. I don’t ...
I seem to remember already posting about Santee -- this is a little more descriptive. Myrtle Beach posting coming right after this one.
Sunday, Mar 30
I set my GPS and left St. Augustine around noon and arrived in Brunswick, GA at 2 pm. Little miss GPS took me through downtown St. Augustine and Jacksonville. Yes, the oldest city in the US has narrow, narrow streets. There was a bypass interstate ...
... up and the taxi driver inside there started saying how lucky we are that god sent him to us so that he could take us and all our bags to uni. We had been told by numerous people that we were in the buckle of the bible belt of America but didn't really know what they meant. Now we knew.
We told him the address the international office had given us. Unloaded our stuff. Dragged it inside. It's the wrong address. So we had to walk the rest of ...
Finished half of our drive to Florida and we are staying at South Carolina for the night. Only 6 more hours of driving to go! Kids are sitting in the back of the van each playing on an iPad and singing the same song as always..."Are we there yet?" We'll reach Orlando tomorrow night and finally relax after a tiring 2 days of ...
... which also was a hot mess of confusion. Meanwhile, Alex had called me three times, had already parked her car, and was waiting for me. So, I gave up, which was actually really unfortunate because I wanted to see it, and I met her downtown. Well, I met her downtown about a half an hour later (around noon) because I (shocker, at this point) could not find parking anywhere. But, when we finally met up then we basically ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed