Super 8 Motel Crossville
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... news and reading horror story after horror story about Mexican border towns, we were justifiably skeptical about crossing. Looking across the border in El Paso made Juarez in Mexico look very inhospitable. But Juarez is an exception with it's astronomical murder rate and drug trafficking. My research said Nogalas was reasonably safe, a fact confirmed by local friends. They told us to be out by dark, don't go out of the tourist areas, and ...
Adventure beckons us from a winter sleep....and we heed the call. Let the wandering begin. Where to? We shall head west.......a vague destination. But where we're going has spaces so broad, that vague IS a destination.
We love seeing new and different things, places, foods, people, cultures, and parts unknown. While sights like the Eiffel Tower and Big Ben were fantastic to see, we seem to find great joy in exploring places that ...
... Plus it gave us practice finding our way when we get lost. We cruised by the Watt's Bar reactors. They are an impressive sight.
Probably the highlight of my day was seeing a couple of Sandhill Cranes tarrying on an island in the Hiwassee Wildlife Sanctuary. I understand it is unusual to see them so late in the year in this area. We did encounter some wind but our bimini was not down so we were not intimidated. We also had another good practice with anchoring in ...
... Nothing is within walking distance, The resort description of 'many amenities located just steps from your front door' should be changed to 'just miles from your front door'. On the upside, we had dinner in the local Country Club. Tonight was the Prime Rib special and it was really great.
Since there's not much else to write about today, I want to say just how much I LOVE our ...
... Tennessee. I've named it the World's Best Beef Jerky.
Along the way we passed tobacco farms, horse farms, miles of corn fields, big huge mansions, tiny shacks, houses overgrown with kudzu, drive-through tobacco shops, drive-through liquor stores, and hundreds of yard sales. We stopped at sales with hundreds of vendors, including one where the house, barn and 3 acres were ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center