The Velvet Cloak Inn
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Okay! The countdown is on!!!!!
5 days until I depart for my new home!
I've gotten a lot of question the last few weeks about why I chose Saudi Arabia and what makes me brave enough to move away from everything I know?
I wouldn't exactly say that I chose Saudi Arabia but it just fell into my lap at the most opportune moment possible.
My bravery stems from having ...
... Cuba and various states in the US. I graduated from a private all women's college in Raleigh, NC (Peace College; no pun intended). I grew up an Army Brat (Hence all the travel) in Fayetteville, NC. I'm not special, irregular, fantastic or unique. I'm a headstrong, strong-willed, hard-headed 23 year old who saw an opportunity and took it. ...
The good news is we found the campground. It probably took us more time to find the campground than we actually stayed there. to find this place it is apparently a left at gate 9 and then when you see a pond make a quick left at H7, the state fair Horse part, and then close your eyes and twirl around and might find the grass field with some RV hookups. Thank you officer Dean.. They also only accept cash at the maybe " RV campsite" so we took ourselves right on down the smart mart. There was ...
... with lots of billboards to look at and farmland. We arrived at the hotel for the night the La Quinta Crabtree the hotel is the same as we remember it however they are renovating the roof and with some loud equipment running until 6. We headed out for dinner at Sweet Tomatoes for a light supper thank goodness no more seafood buffets. After supper the plan to swim and soak in the Hot Tub was interrupted by the pool service guy who said 10 minutes more like 45 but who's ...
... and swung on the swings. Played board games, made up games and just had fun!! Rich and Owen ducked out around 6pm to go get some things for Rorke as it is his birthday tomorrow. We stayed behind got all the kids bathed/showered and all ready for bed for when the guys came home. When they did we had a delicious chicken pasta salad and finished off the pecan nut pie for dessert. Another great evening just spending time with ...
TripAdvisor Reviews The Velvet Cloak Inn Raleigh
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