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After months of planning and waiting to take this trip the day has finally arrived! I've been able to whittle down the clothes I need to take into a qualifying size carry-on bag. I still need to swing by the drug store to pick up some travel size anti-perspirant and toothpaste; TSA regulations make it a little more challenging than just grabbing out of the medicine cabinet. Next stop, the ...
In Texas we are lucky to make it to another big city in one day. Today we were in 6 states. Virginia, West Virginia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, New Jersey & New York. Four of those in just an hours time. Crazy! We got a late start this morning, thank you black out curtains! Hit the road and headed to Hershey, PA to visit Chocolate World. We took the ...
The very first thing on the agenda was to hop on the bus and start heading north. Our first stop after being on the motor coach for a while was the famous Gettysburg battlegrounds. This was the site where the turning point of the Civil War took place in the Battle of Gettysburg. All throughout the tour of the grounds, I kept finding myself imagining the number of fallen soldiers laying in the fields, especially when looking upon them from higher ...
The Battle of Gettysburg was the biggest and most decisive battle of the Civil War, or "The War of Northern Aggression" as some Southerners still prefer to call it, a real turning point that took place on July 1-4, 1863, more than two years into the war. This was my fourth visit to the park and my first alone.
Many Americans are thoroughly fascinated with the Civil War and all aspects of it, even taking place in historical reenactments (which in many cases are not ...
... bullet hit her in the back and killed her. She is said to haunt her home.
On the second day we went to the Eisenhower Home, the only one the Eisenhower's owned. After the Presidency, he wanted to find a nice historical home in Gettysburg and start a farm. His intention was to leave the land better than he found it, and he did just that. It is a modest home set on several acres of land bordering the battlefields. He had an interest ...
Other places to stay in Gettysburg
865 York Road, Gettysburg | 2 star motelfrom $94
869 York Rd, Gettysburg | 1 star motelfrom $80
232 Steinwehr Avenue, Gettysburg | Motelfrom $65
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- A good value with a touch of down home friendly
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205 Steinwehr Ave., Gettysburg | Motelfrom $60
2585 Biglerville Rd., Gettysburg | 2 star motelfrom $60