Super 8 Danville
Travel Blogs from Danville
Long day of driving - 442 miles, about 7.5 hours.
We stay at this park usually on our way back home. It's comfortable, easy access, and good hookups. It is connected with a company that brings in live country entertainers throughout the year. We keep hoping we will be there when something is scheduled but have missed it so far.
Good nights sleep then on the road ...
... trooper! Our tent was awesome...it was a giant teepee! Camping was a good move. We got up at 8, drove into town to find some actual edible food and found a great little supermarket with actual vegetables (almost of all them were local and organic.....they really are an all or nothing country!). We have been living mainly on blueberries, which are the only source of fresh food readily available. We headed back to our lodging to cut up lunch then drove back to spend ...
... the Civil War, Myrtledene today offers a slightly more relaxed environment for its guests. The house is completely furnished in antiques and guests are encouraged to make themselves at home. A large yard with gardens, fish pond and sings is ideal for couples on a romantic retreat, readers looking for a peaceful spot of children who need a safe place to play. Myrtledene has been designated a Kentucky landmark by the Kentucky Heritage Committee.
... restored 44-room Italianate mansion built in 1799 and remodeled/expanded in the 1860's. White Hall was home to Cassius Marcellus Clay who was quite controversial as he believed in emancipation of slaves - providing freedom to slaves slowly and carefully. He was a newspaper publisher, friend to Abraham Lincoln, and U.S. Minister to Russia for 10 years. We also learned he was quick-tempered and ...
... us to a 30-minute show, Horses of the World, with a variety of breeds and their trainers in the show ring. After a grilled cheese lunch, I walked through the excellent International Museum of the Horse. It depicts the 50-million year history of the horse with comprehensive explanations and graphics, artifacts, paintings and other art, antiques, and carriages. Horse lovers could spend days in this museum. I, however, OD'd after 1.5 hours. Made one additional stop at ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed