Super 8 Lynchburg
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To most of you (that is, assuming anyone is actually reading this), I'm sure this is going to sound ridiculously superficial but the first time you start a car can sometimes be a profound experience. Turning the key on my Land Rover today and hearing its 4.4-litre V8 roar into life was, well... awesome. The mighty power of 300 horses, all at the tip of your toe. It brought a huge smile to my ...
... mile scenic route straddling the Appalachian Mountains, running from Virginia, south through to Cherokee, North Carolina. After joining the parkway we had a late lunch at Humpback Rocks (scenic look out), at the 6 mile mark. As it was getting dark we exited the parkway at the 45 mile mark (not before seeing afew deer!), and made our way here to Motel 6 in Lexington.
Looking forward to tomorrows drive.. the scenery is awesome, and there is hardly ...
... death the name Lee was added. The campus is beautiful, and Lee himself is buried here in the Chapel (his horse Traveler is buried next door).
Next door to Washington and Lee is the Virginia Military Institute, the first state-sponsored military college in the US. At the small but excellent VMI museum, you can sign up for a tour led by a 3rd year cadet. He gave us ...
... Indian Village (dating back 300 years) site just past the Natural Bridge. The Monacans are one of the surviving Indian tribes in Virginia, and still live in the area. Thoroughly enjoyed our visit to the Natural Bridge along with all the other sights along the Cedar Creek nature trail. We reckon the Indian hut might be about all we will be able to live in, after a couple of years time when we run out of money ..
This is Josh and Wanda's 9th anniversary - Happy Anniversary!
We left Nashville and drove through to Natural Bridge, Virginia. The landscape went from plains to rolling hills to the Appalachian Mountains. We don't have the long vistas we had out West since the roads are lined with trees, but it is still very pretty. We also drove back into the Eastern Time Zone, so we ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking
- Pets allowed