The Cliffs Lodge
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... A camera from a space shuttle (we gave it back to NASA)
A missle guidance system for a fighter jet, with a plaque reading "Handle with extreme caution. I am worth my weight in gold." (promptly returned to the Air Force)
Beyond The Grave!
An engraved headstone (a customer purchased it and made it into a coffee table!)
A shrunken head
An ancient ...
Cassie flew in from Palm Beach, but didn't get to Atlanta until late at night
We went to eat dinner in the city
Got lost trying to find our car - Scary!
Ended up getting Steak and Shake
Drove to Cloudland Canyon and went camping with Alicia and Matt
Beautiful mountains and views!
Hiked down the canyon to the waterfalls
Went swimming in the waterfalls
So cold but ...
First day of our trip and pinching ourselves. Will be traveling with our longtime friends Ben and Maureen Judkins for the next couple of months. Spent this afternoon exploring bicycle trails and hiking to see the two waterfalls in the park. Took Molly on the hike with us and she loved swimming in the waterfall pool. We would have loved to join her but were not allowed. Heading to Cave City, TN ...
... Warsaw and Hamburg!!!!!!
Went to the Museum first and yep, it was shut. Not normally on a Monday, but shut for the Easter weekend......
Very wealthy Chief this one and not at all like we are led to belief in the history books. Although not the only Cherokee Chief. Apparently, the Cherokee were very civilised and adopted many British customs quite readily. However, this chief had a tricky decision, preserve the tribe by moving them to their own land ...
... after the Civil War as many northern investors looked for mining opportunities in the South. There is an opera house!!
What has become more obvious the more I drive in the South, is how much an impact losing the war had on their economy.. It devastated many thriving towns. Fredericksburg population took over 100 years to reach pre war levels. Memphis survived due to cotton and then was devastated by the ML King assassination as many businesses left. ...