The Yorktowne Hotel
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4 hrs, 7.2 kms
Day Totals: 12 hrs, 22.8 kms
Next I head east just a couple of miles to Biglerville, where it becomes even more evident that this is apple country--there's even a "National Apple Museum". Almost as big as the town itself is what looks like a big apple processing plant. I see a number of Latinos (haven't seen many in other small towns in the county) so I'm guessing orchard work is a draw here for immigrant labour. I ...
... had sudden "changes of heart" going from being pro-segregation to anti-segregation... gently pressuring society to follow along... and America was able to peacefully transition into a new era.
That's a "Non-War" that I can get excited about. That whole miraculous (albeit imperfect) transformation that that took place is one of the proudest moments of our countries history.
Or let's go to another country. What about the time when the elite Russian troops were ...
... walk, a chance to ponder on my travels of years past, pausing occasionally to snap a photo of an interesting barn or a herd of horses. As I'm doing little traveling these days, I'm finally getting caught up on my writing, currently writing about my 2006 trip to Central Western Africa.
Bonneauville, is not a very cohesive town--but it's a "borough", so I'm definitely counting it as ...
... can meet and and interact... but not America. Sure we have Main Streets where supposedly people can meet while walking down the sidewalk, but rarely a peaceful public place to sit down right in the middle of town. I miss that.
Nobody joins me for my parkbench concert in the circle, so I head into a cafe on the circle. I like the coffeehouse scene here in the US... you see ...
We left the Hotel in the typical New York way. Bell Boy picked up our bags and took them to the Doorman who then hailed a yellow taxi. We're off to Penn Station to catch our first Amtrak train down to Russ & Amys place.
The taxi ride was frightening.... I kept telling Peter "Don't look" but he said (with a nervous grin), "I have to"... It was like being in a movie, traffic everywhere, ...
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility