Travel Blogs from Athens
We got up late after a fitful sleep! Headed off to the Nasa Space Center. Amazing history of space travel and lots of fun things for the kids. A real live space shuttle on site, gives perspective on its immense size and the how astronauts can make there way to space. Precision is a must! What a great day! Off to bed as we pack for a vacation on our vacation...Gatlinburg, Tennessee (borders the Great Smoky Mountains National Park), here we ...
... came on softest setting so increased Mark's to 5 and mine to 4.
Increased rebound from 50% to 95%.
this really helped especially with the luggage and weight we are carrying. Mark suggested a smaller front sprocket but maybe a couple of teeth less on back would be better. maybe something to look into when the trail gets tougher.
... us too. So it was me and Kim for most of the day. I really enjoy riding with her. Again, at one point today I was laughing so hard I had to pull off and stop riding. Kim mentioned something about conversations on the bike being more honest maybe because you're not making eye contact; there's no pressure and you don't get to see how the other person responds to what you say. It's refreshing. Today was a tougher ride; it was really, really hot and we spent about 60 ...
Another college! More dorms! Had my own room!
Thunderstormed SO HARD the next morning. We had a nap/cuddle-puddle/ukulele-playing/TV-wa tching fest until 8:30 and then decided to van everyone to the next host. It was a tough decision but an easy call. That storm was not about let up. And indeed it did not. (see the picture) We totally lucked out, though, because the awesome ...
Today's 76-mile ride was relatively uneventful mostly because 70 of it was on the same highway. However, Carlee, Hannah, and I broke up the ride with some nice long talks about politics, favorite things, and some other zesty topics. Later, Alicia joined us and we stopped at Prichard's distillery to learn about how they make rum in Tennessee. The woman was really nice and gave us a tour of the ...
How has this lodge rated in the past?
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed