Budget Inn--New Market
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... which isn't much more than a few houses and shops along the highway. I'm determined to reach my major milestone today: Woodstock, Virginia.
What's special about Woodstock? Well, back in August of 2003, I was living a peaceful middle class life in a nice neighborhood, but I had a growing restlessness--a feeling that I could be doing much more with my life than this. Then one day after work, I got in my car and went to ...
... folks have for each other.
In Strausburg there's a museum with a replica of a railroad engine that was taken by the Confederates in the "Great Train Raid" early on in the Civil War. No, they didn't drive the trains down the tracks--they took them off the tracks and hauled them with horses 20 miles on a dirt road! Quite an impressive accomplishment.
(Postnote: I later check this out and find that some historians question this ...
... observed that perhaps we were actually hiking through Middle Earth and Legolas might drop from the trees at any moment.
Finally, after much anticipation, we reached the boulders, which did look rather a lot like stone-trolls. The first few obstacles were interesting and fun: fitting sideways through a cleft in the rocks, too narrow for hips and backpacks; wedge-shaped openings in rocks, with challenging footing and no easy handholds. These were just the ...
... person, so you can imagine. Finally about half way through I told the waitress that I did not like it and could eat any more. She took it away and did not charge me. Felt bad, but it was the truth.
Hung out in my room for the evening after taking pictures of the sunset. It was so beautiful. The sky was just right there.
Went back to restaurant the next morning for breakfast and thank goodness the ...
... one (which was in English on the cover).
Somewhere in Florida we'll look for another RV place where we can get an English version.
Remember Deb took notes at the RV center? Good thing!
Deb remembered a beautiful drive through the Shenandoah National Park at age 12, so we chose a longer route to NC to see it. It was pretty, and the views beautiful, but between it being a bit early in the season ...
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9360 George Collins Parkway, New Market | 2 star motelfrom $54