Super 8 Motel Fredricksburg South
Travel Blogs from Fredericksburg
April 2, 2009 - We left the Almstead's at 9:00 a.m., and, after driving 12 hours (with several stops and an accident just north of Savannah - a tractor trailer overturned in the median), we have arrived at the Super 8 in Fredericksburg, VA. Thanks, Pat & Bob for a great time. I want to thank all my friends and family for not correcting my …
... to GPS and smart phones. The mystery and excitement is stolen when these devices are relied upon solely.
Everywhere we go we cross hallowed ground of men who paid the ultimate price in order for our country to survive and for all men to realize their full potential of freedom in a free country.
We had to go to our new favorite car rental company, Enterprise, and, because of getting the very last car of 80 at this location and ...
... to get an idea of what was in style in Europe. I also learned some cute travel hair styles. And almost all of yesterday I planned out outfits and got them packed.
One thing that the McManus family is good at is packing. For our two weeks abroad we are only takeing hiking backpacks, and carry on bags. We pack small because my parents had a bad experence in Great Britian. They had their rental car broke into and had their suitcases stolen. So now we only bring ...
... read about a site in a history text and to actually stand in the presence of the structure and revel in its grandness.
I feel so much more confident in myself since my trip. I survived in a foreign country by myself for three months! My confidence level went up exponetially after having to navigate the busy London streets and transportation systems, as well as those in countries of which I do not speak the language. ...
... of the war, politics behind it and details of this lengthy bloody conflict are beyond the scope of this blog. If interested you're highly encouraged to watch the superbly crafted documentary miniseries directed by one of the finest American storytellers, Ken Burns. If more details are sought I would refer you to the writing in Shelby Foote's thorough three volume collection, The Civil War (can probably ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking