Inn at Old Virginia
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... 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 ...
Our first day on the road. Tori wants to stay on interstates and close to big cities. It is a challenge to my usual driving style. We did manage to get through both Baltimore and Washington DC with only a minor tie-up. Stopped and ate at chain restaurants. Not my usual style but this is Tori's trip. Our next destination is Arlington, Texas. Tori has a friend there.
Ryan has a once a month poker game with several guy friends and it was his turn to host it. It was held in the big tree house that he built. Since he knows that Betsy plays Texas Hold'em on occasion, he asked her to join them. They have a local rule that the game goes until one person has finally won all the chips. I think the buy-in was $10 or 20 dollars. Betsy said that the men were very solicitous, patiently telling her about big and little blinds and all the ...
... 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 ...
... interesting and the tour guide, Martin Violette, was very good! Look on the back of a nickel, that is Monticello! Sorry, no pictures from the inside of the house - not allowed.
From there we decided to go on the Monticello Wine Trail. It started out at the Jefferson Vineyard. However it's not a good sign when you are the first ones to arrive for a tasting and the ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking