Rodeway Inn Shippensburg
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Enjoying the morning with Uncle Dee. After a great breakfast at Bob Evans needed to run off some sausage gravy. Had a blast at the Army Heritage Museum running through the barracks and talking to soldiers. It was amazing. Porter "my favorite thing was talking the soldiers" (he had great questions too) Natalie: " my favorite thing was comparing the barracks; civil war and current time" Brooke:"lookin' at the houses" Now back to the ...
A stop in Boiling Springs to see Uncle Dee. Some duck feeding and early Birthday presents. I am exhausted. I'm just happy not to be moving furniture or packing boxes. Uneventful trip so far. Traffic wasn't bad at all. We will see what tomorrow will bring. Good ...
Out early & on the bus at 7 this morning - hoping to get back through the border without a long wait which worked well. Stopped in Williamsport for lunch. Saw the site of the Gettysburg battle. About 100,000 from both sides were here and 20,000 deaths from this one event. Disappointed we didn't stop in the town but didn't get to the hotel until after 7 as it was - long day. Had dinner and a few laughs with Lena & ...
I went to see several Civil War museums around Charlottsville while Betsy was at a meditation retreat near Boston. One of the more dramatic battlegrounds was at New Market in the Shanandoah Valley. This was toward the end of the war and the Confederates were unable to match the numbers of Union soldiers. In dire straits, the general in charge of stopping the Yankees asked the Virginia Military School to send any cadets they ...
... soldiers. jeez they are everywhere and located as near the solider engagement as possible.
Purchased the audio for a self drive tour and spent 5-6 hrs investigating nd enjoying all the things I'd heard of, Little Round Top, Peach Orchard, Devils Den, The Wheatfield, Picketts Charge, Plum Run and Culps Hill among the most memorable.
I already knew a bit about the battle, but seeing the topography and the land its obvious ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed