Inn at Old Virginia
Travel Blogs from Staunton
... checked in, ate and Tori swam for an hour. We are still fairly disorganized about packing and unpacking so I am beginning to feel more comfortable about being seen in public in my PJ's. Tori has no problem with it. We are supposed to be having a super moon but it looks fairly normal to ...
... beginning of the Christmas shopping season and a day of discounts to lure the shoppers. As a shopping vortex Cath was interested in experiencing this phenomenon so we headed off to various shopping centres and malls. (Editor: The only vortex on this occasion was Eric buying an 800 loft North Face down jacket and a cheese board shaped like Virginia and Christmas ornaments and presents. Cath bought nothing...) In one store the cashiers ...
We done a day trip to the historic village of Harpers Ferry which borders 3 states. A great little place for lunch and packed with tourists.
The next day we took a quick ride up to West Virginia so I could tick another state off on my bike then we headed for Shenandoah National Park and Skyline Drive.
Had an amazing ride along the ridge of the mountains with stunning fall scenery. Even saw a couple of baby bears in a tree which caused the usual 'bear jam'. ...
... Now, being summer Asheville was pretty as a picture, but if you can ever make it there in autumn (Fall) you will be blown away by the colours. A quick stop at the Visitor's Centre to pick up the latest maps and check road conditions and closures on the Blue Ridge Parkway (none) - yeah!!! and we were on our way....well almost. Being Australian and with a couple of Australiana items hanging off the bike - we sometimes attract a ...
Today we went to Charlottesville and took our first look at the shops. This was good because they were all air conditioned which is useful being in a heat index of 104 F (40 C) which is a combination of the heat and humidity. In Culpeper there is a heat advisory today, and tomorrow there is an excessive heat warning as its getting so hot!
How has this inn rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking