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It was Jordan and Rachel’s first time flying today. The flights on United left Harrisburg at 8
with a layover in Washington Dulles and arriving in Orlando at 12:30am. It was a late night but the kids LOVED flying
including Rachel who had several complete ...
... so I never really bonded with the place. But there are a lot of memories here, so I'm going to take my time revisiting and reminiscing on my life back when this grand project was born. First, is the park where I'd take my daughter... and where I had some of the last conversations with my father before he passed away... Then past my old apartment building, where I did enjoy the diversity of neighbors... ...
... thought I could have such an inspiring, heartwarming encounter while walking through a town like Shiremanstown on a rainy day.
I continue on my way, where I pass a new addition to the religious buildings of the town: a beautiful mosque, with a mix of old and new: the traditional minaret, but a glassed in entrance area... perhaps trying to give a message of transparence?
I think this is a town I need to come back to in 20 years to see how this whole concept is working ...
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 ...
... is to start your own chocolate company. Another is to stay at cheap places while on the road. Which, of course, we do tonight, lodging at the York Motel 6 ($49.99 tax).
Day Thirteen Summary: Wilt's incredible scoring record, Milton Hershey's legacy, The China Syndrome, Peppermint Pattie. Miles ridden today: 255.
For today's complete route from New Paltz, New York, to York, Pennsylvania, click here.
What will tomorrow ...