Holiday Inn Express Charleston (US 17 & I-526)
Travel Blogs from Charleston
A very long drive and at least one stop at our new favourite store, Walmart. We found our hotel with little fuss.. God bless phones and GPS (how did we ever manage before?). Now, we were staying on the edge of town as the prices in town were just a little too prohibitive for us, but a shuttle organised by the hotel for $5 each took us in quickly …
Headed for southern Italy. Starting in Rome and ending in Naples with the Adriatic and the Mediterranean coasts and a few towns in between including Pompeii. Leaving two days early before we start our Rick Steves tour which we will spend in Rome. Hope there's something to do there. Recommendations are welcome as are cash donations which are 100% non-tax ...
... but I didn't really get a lot out of it. I really wanted more history around the Civil War and lifestyles from that period.
Breakfast: Toast, 155 Meeting St. $16
French toast stuffed with peaches, coated in a peach cider syrup
The 10 minute queue was worth it. I really liked this place. They even had a print on the wall from my favourite artist, Michael Godard (Lost in Paradise). I could've sat in there all day talking to Lisa, ...
... down but could not wait to get off the boat and onto the steady landing at Fort Sumter.
As most everyone knows, Fort Sumter is famous for being the spark that fully ignited the War Between the States. In April of 1861, a cadre of Union ships operating under orders from President Abraham Lincoln, in office for roughly a month, attempted to resupply and reinforce troops stationed at the fort. The Confederacy considered their ...
... without any hesitation he was in! It's good to have that adventurous spirit. Brandon went to school and played baseball at the University of Alabama(side note: the football team the gamecocks defeated last season). I think we are in for a treat in Guatemala. It's strange to think that this time tomorrow we'll be there. With that in mind, I need to get packing! Let the journey begin.....
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking