Travel Blogs from Waynesboro
... of how hot it is.
That night, our group went to a flamenco show/dinner in Madrid. This experience was incredible. Flamenco dancing/singing is from the south of Spain, but they put on shows in Madrid for tourists. This type of music has HUGE Arabic influence; it is so obvious when you listen to their singing. I knew this because of the culture of Spain class I had taken at WVU previously- Spain is a huge melting pot of different cultures, ...
... typical icons of this region: the giant, well restored barns... the barbeque pit beef stands (something that's become quite popular in this region--a refreshing change from corporate fast food chains...) There's a country market that hasn't quite woken up... a church with a sign "You are Now entering the Mission Field" as its exit. I guess a reminder to the parishioners that they have a duty to try and convert the heathen whenever off church property... Off ...
... walking around to see the whole 360 degree view. These date back to the late 1800's and were found in a warehouse with watermarks and lots of damage. They have now been restored and are amazingly beautiful. Also a strong reminder of the massive fighting that these men were engaged in.
The photos will be the rest of the "history lesson"....
... re out in the country again.
Something makes my ears perk up... Is that... mariachi? Sure enough. From a rural home, a fellow is playing Vicente Fernandez while working on his car. It's not that common to see Latinos living in their own homes out in the countryside in the parts... I guess times are changing.
And then... the climax of my day.
Immersing myself in water is an important experience during my Superhikes--most of them have included a ...
7 hrs, 19 kms
Today I once again followed the "Four Step Day Hike Plan" Today I parked my car down near Smithsburg, the next town to the south, then bicycling up to Waynesboro, where I ended my last day hike. Along the way north, I came across another guy walking south along an empty road. He looked like a hobo, but wasn't carrying anything.
"Is this the way to Waynesboro?" I asked.
"Yeah... that's where I'm heading" and he promptly turned ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Pets allowed