Hill Top Motel
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The next adventure for Steinbeck and Charley happened upon the 29th of September.Steinbeck and Charley finally reached the top of Maine and came to an area that was called Aroostook County Maine.In this part of Maine,Steineck and Charley had a meal with some canadians who would help out for the harvest times.During this time Steinbeck met and enjoyed his time with a group of people called the ...
... we came across a garage sale and decided to pull in and have a look. Lots of treasures to be had but no way to transport them home. The difference between driving a VW, good on gas, or a pick up & camper, not so economical, is that we just window shop! I however had the opportunity to chat in French or as I call it Franglais, with the lady hosting the sale. It's awesome to know that I can still carry on a pretty good conversation in my mother tongue! ...
Today, I met some Canucks that came down to pick potatoes. I sent Charley over to scout them out and meet them. I shared a bottle of Cognac with the adults and made friendly conversation with them in the Rocinante. They were interested in Charley's French origins. I left the bottle in their camp the next day as a memento.
Tue, Aug 21 – Wowsey Doodle, did we drive through some unexpected and beautiful country. Drove Northeast up the St. Lawrence Seaway to Riviere-du-Loop, then turned southeast toward the very top of Maine. The views from the roadway looked across the St Lawrence to islands in the river, mountains on the other side and farms, farms, beautiful farms with large barns and silos. That may not ...
... be no problem for us to arrive after midnight - the owner would still be up to show us to our site.
Indeed, when we arrived at the campground at 12.20 (after midnight), the owner was down having a beer with some campers (who were playing rather loud country music - apparently quiet time does not exist at this campground). We followed him as he led us to our site in his golf cart (golf carts seem to be the standard means of transportation at privately-owned ...
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