Travel Blogs from Charles Town
3 hrs. 4.7 kms
Day totals: 14 hrs, 31.7 kms
Not too far down the road is my final destination of the day: the town of Funkstown. It's getting dark so I need to do my video clip quickly. The town has town historic stone bridge but I opt for a military tank in front of the American Legion, just because it's more original... Then I take a stroll up and down all of Funkstown's 3 streets, sit down by Antietem creek to strum my songs...
And then it's time to head on my ...
... and Auntie.
We would have probably spent about 2 hours in there if it weren't for them.
The end of our private tour ended up in the observation deck watching the planes take off and land out of Dulles airport.
Spent the evening having a great meal at a restaurant then spent the evening chatting over a few brews.
Another fantastic day.
... to enjoy.
It is raining today so we are pleased to not be on the bike and be chauffer driven around wineries. We decide to stay out for dinner and John & Shazza take us to Hunters Head Pub where we have Fish and Chips, Beef Guinness Stew and Shepherds Pie - really good food.
On the way back we see many deer and buck in the countryside. We have had a ...
... meant to breath in the smoke like a cigarette. I gave it a try and Paul was quick to get a photo! One puff was enough!
John had some moonshine and I just had to try that - I was expecting rocket fuel, but it was actually really nice, like a dessert wine.
John and Sharon had invited us to stay the night, so we got to sleep in the Plane room, which was for their grandkids, but Paul loved it just the ...
... of 21 March. We all traveled on the same flight, a direct route on South African Airways to Johannesburg, with a fuel stop in Dakar, Senegal. We shouldn't have been surprised, but once again this flight -- and all of our subsequent ones -- was completely sold out. For a trip exceeding 16 hours in the air, it was none too bad. We all sat together and everyone managed to get a fair amount of sleep. ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed