Copper Lantern Motor Lodge
Travel Blogs from West Brookfield
... throughout the shin country of Italy's boot.
Get it? Shin country? Look at a map of Italy. It is shaped like Nancy Sinatra's or Tina Turner's boot. Now, imagine giving the peninsula (not the women) a swift kick in the shin. That part of the boot where you would plant your foot is essentially ...
... Bookmobile, as well. Huge canvas totes from L.L. Bean carry all the books and supplies we'll need for the next seven weeks. Hours on the road will afford us plenty of time to feast on our collection of living books (history, nature, geography, math, biography), Scripture, poetry, literature, fine art pictures, and great composers' music thanks to our Charlotte Mason style of home education.
We discovered someone was nibbling on the TP ...
T-minus 1 week and there is lots of excitement and a bit of nervousness. Have we thought of everything we will need? Will we be warm enough? Are we CRAZY to drive 7000+ miles towing a big tin can behind us??
Time will tell of course but at least its reassuring that all we will need to do is pull into a Wal-Mart along the way to reprovision if we forgot something :-).
Here's our ...
The Mojos packed up and hit the trail! A quick 4 mile round trip hike up Provin Mountain to see the sights!
On the way up, we stopped to admire the cliffs and saw two hikers up on the south side. An exchange of waves led one of the hikers to yell out: "my friend, Jesus loves you today!". We thanked him and went on our way.
We took several pictures of ...
So...like a punch to both arms...I received an updated polio, typhoid and hepatitis A vaccinations. That night, I spiked a fever with teeth chattering affects and flu like symptoms, which went away as quickly as it came. The local CVS had in stock the plethora of prescriptions: atovaquone/proguanil (malarone) Malaria, ciprofloxacin (Cipro) diarrhea and acetazolamide (diamox) altitude sickness. Doctors orders included a follow-up with another hepatits ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed