La Quinta Inn Huntsville Space Center
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We got up late after a fitful sleep! Headed off to the Nasa Space Center. Amazing history of space travel and lots of fun things for the kids. A real live space shuttle on site, gives perspective on its immense size and the how astronauts can make there way to space. Precision is a must! What a great day! Off to bed as we pack for a vacation on our vacation...Gatlinburg, Tennessee (borders the Great Smoky Mountains National Park), here we ...
Holy guacamole! We just ran through Alabama! Right now, we are at 352 miles, which doesn't exactly land us in a town, but it does land us right past the Alabama / Tennessee border. This area and the past 20-30 miles have special meaning to me, because they are where my Granny and Daddy Joe (my father's parents) grew up and met.
The closest town ...
... into the early morning along the Mosel river, a ferry trip (for virgins) to remember and of course the topper - a fairy tale castle and a buck naked German man of 70.
Off to the Huntsville airport via a wonderful and trusted friend we began our adventure just after 1:00 pm. It was about 70 degrees F which translates into about 17 degrees C, to an arrival of about 0 degrees C. All you science people can do the math. And why? Because you’ll enjoy this blog and ...
... know if the toilet has been "foot flushed?" So my day was a slow, relaxed one, contemplating the mysteries of the marina.
We did solve another mystery. We discovered that the "pirates" we saw upriver in Chattanooga were in fact the Nina and the Pinta and they had followed us to Guntersville. When we woke up this morning the two ships were moored directly across the lake from us, with their flags raised and their crew in sight. For a fee, ...
... closed in a couple of weeks. This is the last dam before Pickwick Dam which gets us to the Tombigbee Waterway and ultimately to the ocean. So, we might not anchor as much as we had originally intended because we really want to get to the warm weather and the ocean. Guess we will have to make it up for lost time anchoring on the river by spending more time puttering around in the ocean. We are both looking forward to warmer weather.
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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