Motel 6 York
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The 'Hershey Story' Museum invites visitors to experience the stories of the Hershey family and company in an educational, fun-filled, imaginative, and immersive environment focused on audience, active learning, and engagement with and between objects and ideas.
Inside The Hershey Story
The Hershey Story guides visitors on an …
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4 hrs, 7.2 kms
Day Totals: 12 hrs, 22.8 kms
Next I head east just a couple of miles to Biglerville, where it becomes even more evident that this is apple country--there's even a "National Apple Museum". Almost as big as the town itself is what looks like a big apple processing plant. I see a number of Latinos (haven't seen many in other small towns in the county) so I'm guessing orchard work is a draw here for immigrant labour. I ...
... a fresh batch of soldiers for our wars of the future. Soldiers who they hope will also be willing to kill and die without needing an explanation as to whether and why these wars are really necessary.
If we can't learn from our past mistakes--or at least acknowledge that they were mistakes--we're damned to repeat them.
The Civil Wars That Didn't Happen
As I walk back toward Gettysburg in the darkness, enjoying the still tranquility of the night... ...
7 hrs, 17 kms
Day totals: 13 hrs, 27 kms
Notice: the dates have been changed to keep my hike segments in geographic order
After New Oxford, I follow famous Route 30 for a little ways, but I'm quite glad to get away from it--too much traffic. Instead I take "Ox Bon" road which meanders through the countryside, towards my next town, Bonneauville. A ...