Holiday Inn Express Chester
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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... dozed and I drove Aunt Em to the funeral home to pay her last respects to a lady from the community.
Monday - Well, since Emily took the day off from work, she was in charge. We started by walking the boutiques of the fashionable Cary Street district in Richmond. Again, several shoppes had gone out of business. Next, we drove several of the streets in the Fan district to admire the lovely homes and gardens, and we stopped at ...
... them falling back into the water....and the emotion captured on the faces of the statues. Ugh! Bedford, Virginia lost 19 young men out of a community of 3,200 on June 6, 1944. Everyone in this community was devastated by the loss. I told Bud that I don't think I could run past a fallen friend, regardless of training. He, being a veteran of Vietnam, said that they were all committed to a common goal, no matter what. If you are ...
... a joke: What did the buffalo say when his boy left home? Bison. Oh dear. We left the shops and made for Maymont, an open estate that has been turned into a park. We went there to relax with our books and some drinks, and spent much of the afternoon walking around the estate and reading in the shade. As the evening came, we went back to the hotel to get ready for tomorrow. We decided to stock up ...
... egg and cheese grits. We'd never had grits before, but when in the south... They tasted like cheesy rice pudding mixed with porridge - interesting! Once again the portions were so big we couldn't finish them. We stopped at a gift shop where the chatty owner seemed very interested that we'd spent so much time in the north and furnished us with lots of information about the south and Virginia in particular. We stopped at a coffee shop called Mud House, which served the ...
... at the end. 8,000 pounds of gunpowder were packed in and at 4.25am on 28 July, the fuse was lit. The ground exploded and threw guns, soldiers, horses into the air creating a 60m wide, 40m long and 9m deep crater and an effective 250m gap in the CSA defences. 8,500 Union troops quickly poured in, although most of them went into the crater without realising they couldn't climb out.
Approx 6,000 CSA troops were rushed to the scene and ...