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Travel Blogs from Macon
... while we talked to John. The 2 of us ate the whole pizza! And then, suddenly, it seemed, it was time to hit the road.
I'm writing this post as Jeff drives through north Florida (I drove from Simpsonville to Warner Robbins). We are listening to the East Village Opera Company LOUD on the car stereo (piped in from Jeff's iPhone).
Holy mackerel!!! A semi just cut us off - good reflexes on Jeff's part, but I'd better stop writing and "help" him drive!
As we drove through another big storm yesterday, the radio cut in with a garbled warning announcement mentioning the word 'tornado' and sounding very serious. We later found out that the tornado warning was for central Georgia, which was exactly our location at the time. But we didn't see one, just heavy rain. So the tornado box remains un-ticked in my I ...
... Georgia. The site is a vivid reminder of the horrors of our Civil War 150 years ago. Originally called Camp Sumpter, it was unfinished when the first Union prisoners of war arrived in February of 1864. Intended to house 10,000 POW's, it soon had to be expanded from a 16 1/2 acre pen to over 26 acres. During the 14 months the prison existed, more than 45,000 Union soldiers were confined in the stockade. Of these, almost 13,000 died ...
... in Ible's Black Friday shopping tradition. Though, I do not plan to spend any money (I need at least a little bit to survive before my first paycheck from my new job) I do intend to scope out the scene and see how Ible and her family do Black Friday. I am both scared and excited, but I think it should be fun. I never have done Black Friday as a planned thing. The last time I did it I had no planning ...
... like camouflage clothing. Riverwood has only one of these that I am aware of. By Knoxville I was driving again and we witnessed an accident on the lanes of the other direction that had the police officer driving against the traffic to reach it.
Goergia always makes itself known with the large number of billboards. We stopped at the Welcome Centre for hotel discount coupons and decided to try for Macon again. We have stayed ...
Other places to stay in Macon
2720 Riverside Drive, Macon | 2 star motelfrom $85
4952 Romeiser Road, Macon | 1 star motelfrom $30
3935 Arkwright Road, Macon | 1 star motelfrom $70
4991 Harrison Road, Macon | 1 star motelfrom $41
4951 Romeiser Drive, Macon | 1 star motelfrom $43
140 Plantation Inn Dr., Macon | 1 star motelfrom $71
1990 Riverside Dr, Macon | 1 star motelfrom $45