Travel Blogs from Damascus
... Carolina. During the afternoon we stopped at Doughton Park for tea from our newly bought flask. We made it to Boone this evening without spending a cent.
Our motel tonight is only $50.. our cheapest night in the states so far. Probably considered 'run down' compared to most places here, but its still a nicer more equipped room than all the places we stayed at in South America, so no complaints.
A great drive today. All good so far!
... the motorhome. So lovely to pull up at clean amenities and make lunch ourselves, just off the motorway.
The trees are changing colour now but it will probably be in a few more weeks of cooler weather before the real change of autumn colour. Instead we will be like the ‘snow birds’ (retirees heading to warmer climates in the US) and continue making our way south to Florida over the next ...
Nice cruise along the Parkway today, starting with the headquarters visitor centre near Asheville, then a short run to,the Craft Centre, where June spent a lot of time but emerged with, NOTHING. After that we enjoyed the scenery all the way to the exit to ...
... a new person gets here.
We ate dinner and hung out on the deck. The kids all did magic with wands we picked from the tree out front. Then they all tried to make a the craziest face ever. I think Eric won. We managed to get the kids in bed at a reasonable time. The rest of us stayed up and played Mexican train and enjoyed some well deserved wine.
... bought a little bit too much food. Struggling with thoughts some about the fact that I'm not through hiking. So what I'm doing doesn't mean much. Others being the want for a girlfriend and a moderately normal life. Also worried about what I will do when I get off the trail. I'm just over thinking. I am trying to slowly push these thoughts out of my head and just walk.
Doing better, thinking about looking for jobs online soon. 10 miles in and just got to ...
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- Free parking