How has this motel rated in the past?
- Non-smoking rooms
- Microwave in room
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Smoking rooms available
- Free parking
- Continental Breakfast
TripAdvisor Reviews Alpine Motel Abingdon
Travel Blogs from Abingdon
... been trying to get pictures of each state sign as we come into the state and stop at welcome center for pictures. Nora is on a mission so as you can see by picture below you will have to take my word that sign is welcoming bus to Virginia for our first new state and we missed the exit to the welcome center. Must pay attention to the fall colors we are hitting the Appalachian area and the hills and ...
... a well painted 1994 Chevy Astro van. Eddie has kind of a goofy voice but also with a huge heart and love for everyone. I get the feeling his only income is the donations for the hostel. The first church hostel had its own zany characters. There was another Rick. Let's call him Sketchy Rick because he drives an old Dodge van in the same body style and dark blue color that is in every cliche image of a rapist van. If it had had tinted windows, I would have ...
... said she sprayed on 2 separate occasions, missed both times, but still didn't get bit. Think of trying to shoot silly string directly into a dog's eyes while it is running after you from behind and you are leaning around on your 65 pound bike, which is also moving, while trying not to fall over. Add panic and pressure to the situation and the chances of you hitting the target are low until the animal has its mouth on you. Reason number 237 why cats ...
... coming clash of titans. We found the local farmers market, had a nice conversation with two young ladies associated with the SNAP-Ed program -- who encouraged us to take on the SNAP Challenge with the help of double value bonus bucks. And yes, I did explain that I had some former association with SNAP. But no, we did not take up the challenge. (For those of you not familiar with the challenge, it requires one to eat for a week ...
... but after 2 miles spotted them another mile or more away on a bald knob. We decided not to pursue them, but enjoyed the views along the way. This is a lovely highland area that reminded us much of our home in West Virginia, and Dolly Sods Wilderness area, which is in our own backyard. Still, one never tires of such beauty, wherever it may be found!
After our hike we drove back to Marion, Virginia, and had a late lunch at a barbeque place there.