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We finally have made it back to the USA! It has been such a crazy day! We left at 3:30 AM on June 20th and arrived in Richmond at 10:45 PM on the same day. It has been such a whirlwind trip that I have had so much fun. I have met some many new friends and I feel like I will keep in touch with most of these group from the trip.
I know that it will be so difficult to get back on East Coast time, and I know it will take a few days. Anyway ...
... even bite me.....in fact, I got a snake kiss - pretty sure that brings me 300 years of good luck, to bad I'll only live to experience about 45 years of that good luck....lmbo.....unless I live another 300 years because of the snake kiss, but I'd be all wrinkled, and decrepit by then......so not really a good luck kiss then, I guess - damned snake! Anyways....the rest of the hike went well, temperatures fell, a nice wind became prominent the higher up we climbed! ...
... it's hard to count cause we flew over them.
I was struck by the American landscape. I'm familiar by now with the East Coast and Florida, and even a bit with the mid-west. But I saw the way the ancient waters shaped the land and how today I saw sand dunes in America! I know through texts that we have them, but it's one thing to read, and quite another to see.
And then I realized:
There's so much of my own country ...
... of feeling from scare to screaming to laughing to nervous.
There is a birds house where you can feed them on a little stick with sesame seeds on it. This stick also attracts the birds to come to you. It's very cool to see about 4 or 5 of them coming to your way at one time.
... After that, we spent some time finding a geocache, a task much harder than it ought to have been, but I couldn't get any kind of satellite fix. Then we took a little walking tour through town, across the Washington and Lee campus, and around the VMI campus. Many comments in photo captions.
We finished the day with a visit to the Hull's Drive-In, where we saw Draft Day with Kevin Costner and Divergent, which is very trendy, ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking
- Pets allowed