Wingate by Wyndham Winchester
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A long two days of driving in the car. Murrell's Inlet in South Carolina to Smithfield, North Carolina and today a solid day of rain through North Carolina in to the state of Virginia. The drive through the Shenendoah Valley is wonderful but we had a lot of fog and constant rain. Thank goodness no snow as yet. I think we've said goodbye to our palm …
... was better. We dined on a huge boulder overlooking the Shenandoah National Park with an INCREDIBLE view. Then the climb turned into more canyoning stuff - actual climbing over big rocks rather than sprinting up a hill. I actually loved the second half, and William was 100% forgiven by the time we got back to the car. There was a great lemonade stand at the base of the hike too. A gaptoothed, bearded, banjo weilding hilbilly (if that's a PC ...
... all minor issues in comparison to everything else we had seen! Having said that it was 1994 and had 242k miles.....all bargaining power! We ended driving that beauty away the next day for $1200. She keeps getting better and better, got rid of the back seats, threw in a futon mattress that we picked up for $10, put up a few curtains and bob's yer uncle. Ready for the road - well it was once we got it registered, but thats another story! ...
... we are set to depart. Everyone is quite enthusiastic as most adventures begin, but I can also clearly feel the apprehension and fear, especially with Emma.
At the start, there are 2 paths right next to each other – one is paved and one is dirt. In my infinite wisdom, I say we will start on the paved one as long as we can. Well, we ride for several miles and slowly the dirt trail separates, but we don't ...
Denny and I knew we were on the home stretch of our Grand Adventure when we started seeing the vast waving fields of corn in the Shenandoah Valley and the majestic Blue Ridge Mountains. We stopped at our favorite little market in Cross Junction and bought some fresh corn on the cob, tomatoes and cucumbers.
We are home.
A big ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
This one was great and could easily be a $125.00 hotel some repos were on going in the lobby but we were so pleased with our room we thought of staying put longer but our need to get home to our own bed after 40 days was a priority ..... go enjoy this lovely home away from home and get a coupon from coupon.com
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