Whispering Pines Motel
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It has always been something I've wanted to do - visiting the southern states of the USA. It has an interesting history and is pretty as a picture. I'm told this is especially true during the autumn months when the trees turn from vibrant green to yellow, orange and reds of different hues.as this trip is the beginning of summer we won't get to experience the beautiful colours of autumn.....maybe ...
... the Art Loeb Trail (Section 2) towards Pilot Mountain. In the past, it was possible to drive up FR-229 to near the summit, but this road has been closed due to unstable condition. So we had to make the extremely steep climb up the Art Loeb Trail. To make matters worse, the trail was incredibly overgrown, so for much of the climb, we were practically bushwhacking through dense vegetation. And of course it rained ...
Went to our first Waffle House (sounds more native if you don't pronounce any of the syllables), a greasy spoon diner. All the staff were very stressed cooking our food just in front of us. People were still allowed to smoke. Felt like a diner stuck in the 80s. Found out that I'd won some money on the lotto, a small fortune at £25. Drove on to Asheville a country town on the border of North Carolina. Pulled off the freeway to do some more country driving, try to see ...
... Ed lost his swim trunks in Miami so had to resort to wearing his British flag budgey smugglers. Getting into the river we were already getting strange looks from the locals, when ed decided he also then needed my towel to dry off because he's lost that too and I wouldn't give it to him a little gay looking fight began of ed giggling in his budgey smugglers and trying to unwrap me from my towel. This was the point when the ...
... Best of all –it is year round –thanks to a
four-season southern climate.
At the heart of Walnut Cove stands the Club Village,
featuring The Golf House and The Tavern Restaurant & Bar where this
community truly comes together. Here we
find members gathering for lunch and sharing tales of their day with friends or
family. Over our tasty and hearty
lunches at the Tavern, we learn how even Kent and Dotti, ...
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