Travel Blogs from New Cumberland
This morning we went back to thee Amish Village and heard the Amish story from an Amercian person. Then we stopped in Gettysburg for lunch (french cafe).
Then to the Museum. This was very well done. They had a painting depicting the Battles ...
This morning's visit really challenged me. Initially I knew about Gettysburg, Lincoln's address and that there was a battle between the north and the south, but that was about it. I can't even begin to explain it more in detail on this blog, because it is very confusing for me. The more I learned, the more confused I got. When I thought that I had it straight, I realised that I didn't. As this is a national historical park, we completed the activities in the junior ...
... driving on rhs very quickly but thank god for Mary-Lou our ever faithful GPS!!! Heading out of Washington DC we hit the open road and headed north to Gettysburg. We dont like staying on the open big roads so went the back blocks and low and behold came across the battle fields of Gettysburg!!!! At 3pm on 3rd July 1863 the battle began. North vs South Confederates against the Union!!! It was hard to believe where we stood was where ...
Left York about 10 this morning. Have traveled to Rheinbech, N Y. Beautiful area and home of FDR. Inland lakes CG for the night. Uneventful trip. Have really refined our set up. Got here about 5:15. Set up and eating dinner by 6:15. Have purchased a tire monitoring system. Great peace of mind, well worth the money. On the road, ...
We visited hallowed ground. On Sunday we started at the NPS visitor center for Gettysburg National Military Park. After an insightful movie and interesting cyclorama, we ended up spending about several hours wandering through an excellent museum. The three days of the battle 150 years ago were described very well through all of this.
We then headed out on a driving tour of the battlefield. This tour is mostly tied ...
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