Travel Blogs from Frederick
... charge. The Confederates attacked at five different angles in succession and thousands of folks took part, all charging towards the high water mark. As each brigade reached Cemetery Ridge, a bugler from the unit played taps, nine renditions started sequentially. Very somber and haunting.
Peg here. As we marched across the field, over the fences of the Emittsburg Road, I realized what the men of Pickett's division faced. The re-enactment ...
... summer. Ironically though, most people carry sweaters with them in the summer, as the A/C indoors gets so cold. But from September-May, the weather is supposedly beautiful - 70's & 80's....and always sunny! Most people actually only go to the beach in the winter...which means I'll be home for Christmas with a tan ;)
Bahrain is an island, but as the public beaches are more conservative, most people choose to ...
... clothes. We expect to wear most of these out and replace them on the road. Clothes are cheap in SE Asia since most of them are made here. Maybe even some of the stuff we buy might be the real thing. [update: after Myanmar, we ditched several of the warmer clothes; we had brought them for Inle Lake which we suspected might be cool] All the clothes are stuffed into gallon-size Ziploc bags. They are great for ...
... owned farm fruit and vegetable stand with the teenage children running it. I stocked up and found Westmoreland State Park. It was on the Potomac and was full of history and beauty.
I spoke to my cousin Rob on the phone there. He lives in Fulton, Maryland and was an I Phone whiz. He suggested that I stay with him and he would take me out for some real Maryland crabs. He was about 2 hours drive north. I went for it.
... amazing murals of stonework (the mural was on a flat wall, but was painted to look like stonework--fascinating). We browsed some little specialty shops, where I got a Christmas present for my dad--he's hard to shop for, so I snagged it. I also got a little something for myself. I got a new watch! Actually, I haven't owned a watch for years, so it's something to get used to. But I couldn't pass it up--especially ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking