Travel Blogs from Gatlinburg
... floods and devastation. A lot has happened while we've been away but we have been proud of the way our state has rebounded and are moving forward.
We're excited to be getting home tomorrow. We’ve been very fortunate through all our travels and have enjoyed sharing our adventures with our friends and family. We’re glad I wrote the blog because it’s already hard to remember some of the names of places we’ve been!
A long day of travel but I made it! Knoxville through Chicago to Newark. I waited about an hour for Claudia to arrive but then we scouted about the airport and shared a pizza for dinner. The restaurant had bubble lights which made us think of Carolyn building her house! Plane boarding and departure were on time and we were flying across the Atlantic. I slept a little though I do not do well sleeping on planes. About 9 hours later we arrived ...
... just watching traffic go by. WHAT? That is positively bizarre behaviour! And if that isn't enough punishment, Jude and I treat ourselves to some more! We spy a diner, stop and gather our courage, and head in to explore options. It is rather late by this time so it is a little late thus we both decide to go puddings. I figure I can walk it off afterwards. I was not exactly prepared to receive what came out of the kitchen! That being said, ...
... the GPS told us there was a 26 minute slow down on our
travel route and it was right. An extra half hour was spent in a
couple of thousand car traffic jam due to a small road accident.
We've been very blessed to have barely any problems with traffic or
at least unexpected traffic. We knew driving around major cities that
there would be some level of congestion. But apart from this hold up,
there has been hardly anything else so that has been ...
... sup>th – day 108
We relaxed for the day at Yogi
campground. In the morning Kaitlin bought and coloured a t-shirt.
$8.50 for an hours entertainment and a souvenir. Good deal. We
almost went on a walk. Ben headed out beforehand to follow the sign
we had seen for Mingo Falls. It said 2 miles which seemed doable but
we have had experience walking with our children many times on this
trip and wanted to now what the ...
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