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Today the plan is, after we finish breakfast, we are going to get our photos taken using original photography equipment back from the civil war era. We will be dressed according to the period. After that, we will grab lunch to go and head down via Skyline Drive thru the mountains. Due to the weather in Charleston, SC we are no longer heading that way. We will be making our way to Knoxville, TN. Or as close as we can. Today is mostly going to be a driving ...
... to the locals called Garry Owens Irish Pub. I had the fish and chips and Jess had the shepherds pie. Both were really good. I can see why they got good reviews.
Following lunch, we headed out for the historical walking tour seeing all the civil war buildings still standing today along with the history behind them. It is so cool to still see the holes made from rifle shots as well as unexploded cannon balls still ...
Woke up this morning and boy are we sore. Who would have thought just driving for 7+ hours would do that. We are about to grab breakfast and then make the 30 min drive to Gettysburg to meet with our guide. Our guide is to provide a 3 hour history tour of Gettysburg and the surrounding area. Should be a learning experience. Then off to lunch and maybe the museum and/or a visit to the Amish country. That's still up in air. Anyways off we go until the next ...
... worked. During the Civil War, teams of signalers would relay messages from hilltop to hilltop--all the way from here to Washington, relaying vital information. From this hilltop important information was transmitted about troop movement leading to the battle of Sharpsburg.
I ask if any signal team was captured, and he says yes--but they managed to destroy their codes (which had to be changed frequently) in time.
Then he goes ...
... I've lost my way and have to retrace my steps. And the trail seems to go right through the middle of thick brush.
I start feeling quite frustrated--and a little worried. There's no way I'll be able to follow this trail after dark, and in over an hour I've only covered a couple hundred yards. I actually hiked this stretch of the trail some 13 years ago and don't remember it being this difficult and baffling--and here I am, supposedly a very seasoned ...