Holiday Inn Express Athens
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An interesting trip south through the Smokey mountains, fantastic scenery and thew top is all covered in mist hence the name. The trees are just amazing, not just Pine forest like Canada here they have all different kinds, I should have paid more attention to the names but..what the heck I didnt, just take it from me they were pretty good. we …
... We were two miles from the Walmart when the wipers stopped working for some reason. And the rain was still coming down! Maggie exclaimed: "Oh no, not again!" Fortunately, they started again after one mile. Hopefully, they'll work all the way home Sunday as more rain is in the ...
... with The Living Bubba set the mood in a good way while World of Hurt reduced people to tears as we collectively remembered those loved and lost.
We were asked to hang around at the end. Like many others, we did so to support our friends Sarah and Lucas who had been extremely close to Craig. The Truckers community is amazing. So many good people who genuinely don't care about show stats or rare records, they just love music and love each other... and ...
... What ensued was a 70 minute set played at a blistering pace, the setlist was absolutely perfect. Not a dry eye in the house when they kicked into World of Hurt. To get up and do what they did after that news took real guts.
The one thing everyone was agreed on was that Craig would've been happy that everyone was together, he got to play his shows and be with people that he loved, and that loved him.
It's ******* great to be alive...
... the USA, not on this trip. Full to the brim and tired we sucked it up and went for beer instead of bed.
When we walked into Flickers we were instantly greeted by two people we haven't seen for two years; Sarah and Lucas who presented us with warm hugs and cool ale. We were lucky enough to meet some great people (a little overwhelming but we have time to get to know everyone!) and to see some great live music. Being asked to produce ID for every person I was buying a drink ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking