Super 8 Portsmouth
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
TripAdvisor Reviews Super 8 Portsmouth
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Still driving on Interstate at this point. Plan to start taking some back roads soon. Camping experience at this KOA was decent. Nice private spot with no other tent campers.
-Arrived just before night fall and glad we didn't have to set up in the dark.
-Cold Night with lots of condensation. So wet out ...
... dine-in” room. Today, that bus sits away from the main “dining/ordering room”, and now there are two old school buses that butt up to the main room. They both have an array of eclectic seating – mostly original school bus seats arranged so that there are tables between the facing seats as well as stools and chairs. There is all kind of stuff (junk) hanging and sitting everywhere on the property, the buildings, trees, fences, posts, etc. And ...
... as beautiful of country. So green. We spent an hour in a downpour. We looked like "huddled masses" on the roadside as we had been caught with no place to protect us from the opened skies. Yes, very drenched, then we rode around the corner and there was a gas station, oh well.
We were stopped at a crossroads, checking our maps and a woman and her daughter stopped to see if we needed help. She said this area was where she grew up and it is still the family farm. ...
... all night about losing a day of riding. I was hoping to get to see Debbie, but with all our planning and getting ready, she was too far away. We traveled back and forth between Ohio River towns to find topo maps. From big box retailer to sports stores and eventually the public library, we struck out until we went into the C store within a wedge of our motel and there we found Delorme's Ohio. Now we can plot on a map what we've got in text form ...
... home where we were needed. Amazing how all things fell into place for us to get home at the exact time we were needed.
But now I know too much. I know how hard these endless days can be. I know about the road traffic. I know I do not want to be here. I say to Scott, "do not expect the happy Chris of the first journey to show up this time". Hee Hee, Poor guy. He has such patience with me. I am ornery and scared. I do not want to be here. The white-hot memory of the trap ...