Travel Blogs from Bridgeport
For all of you interested in keeping up with everything that will be going on with Lauren and I over the course of the next three and a half weeks we're both going to try to post as frequently as possible on this blog. You can stay up to date on our daily experiences, and be able to see pictures from daily activities. We couldn't possible be more excited, and we can't thank everyone who help and supported us enough. ...
... the first store, a woman saw us and frantically grabbed her tiny child out of the car to meet the clown. It was immediately obvious the child wanted NOTHING to do with John and when it’s that obvious to us, John backs off and doesn’t push the interaction at all. Apparently we were able to read the child’s cues better than her mom because her mom kept trying to shove the kid into John’s personal space while said child was crying. Then as soon as we ...
It was much cooler today, cloudy, windy, around 35 degrees. A good driving day. We headed down to Wheeling, West Virginia to go to the Cabela's there. It was about a 4 hour drive. We needed a break so did a bit of shopping but didn't find anything much. We had some lunch then headed to Fairmont, West Virginia - about 1½ hours. Even though it was still cloudy and cool, it was a beautiful drive through the hills of West ...
... and the change back to standard time, it's getting dark earlier.
When we go into West Virginia the first time, I thought that it would be much prettier in a month other than November and on a day when the sun was out. The landscape is seeming much more familiar now that we're back into the land of trees and rolling hills, but the trees are mostly bare, and the rain makes everything seem pretty dreary.
Although we try to get to campgrounds before ...
... get off the truck routes for tomorrow. Just The Facts, Please: Started from Morgantown, West Virginia at 9:58 am Temperature = 5 degrees C, sun with some cloud coverage Altitude = 282 m Odometer = 47,753 km Stopped riding in Hillsville, Virginia at 4:48 pm Temperature = 14 degrees C Altitude = 761 m Distance Travelled = 464 km Primary Routes Explored = I-79, US-19, I-77 States Visited = West Virginia, ...
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