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... to the flight
regarding her dislike of flying. The
kids got their “wings” upon check in at Harrisburg and all went smoothly with
the flight including arriving early in Orlando!
It was a super late night and long day for everyone. Let the vacation ...
3 hrs, 4 kms
Date changed for geographic continuity
Continuing on west is a quiet little suburb town sandwiched between freeways, industrial complexes and soul-less sprawl of developments with no town center. Shiremanstown does have a very basic Main Street and not much more--but it does feel like a town.
I go over to the park and prepare for my parkbench concert in a covered picnic area. It's cold and raining, so I'm glad to have some shelter. I notice at one ...
3 hrs, 5.3 kms
A couple miles further I reach a real riverside town with a road running right next to the river (but no sidewalk--what the heck?). Still it's a pleasant feel. Wormleysburg is only one block wide--but hey, it's officially a town, so I'm counting it!
There is a park bench set up just where I wanted it, overlooking the river and the city beyond. Great spot for my final concert of what has been a pretty decent day.
Next: Harrisburg, Pennsylvania's ...
... could come and run a train, do a shunting puzzle. A great way for people to be able to get involved. We spent a couple of enjoyable hours up until closing time and then we decided to head to Lancaster for Dinner.
Lancaster is the bigger centre for the area, about the size of Penrith. There were some nice parts and some shady parts. There was a piano festival in town and so there were many pianos around the town in public places. I treated Lancaster to a Radiohead cover before ...
... was on another planet.
Stopped at a Pilot where TJ reveled in the cool green grass and breezes. Had to get some Tastycakes - don't get those down south! Rode south on back roads into Lancaster County - even saw the requisite horse and buggy. Got in to the campground early afternoon and finally had my full level of hookups - electric, water, and sewer - pretty cool! Took TJ down to the campgound pond and let him swim around and fetch ...