BEST WESTERN Dutch Valley Inn
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... school, but nonetheless a good fit for some! We really took the time in Ohio to see some family history. It was so neat to see everything! Also Pam was working on a beautiful DIY project, making a wall of wine corks. Can't wait to see the finished product:) Thank you to John and Pam for having us in your home! We love y'all! Until next time, M and ...
... is an old friend of Jim Royal's (the circus' general manager), so we were really looking forward to meeting him. Jim had told us that Tom owns a miniature model circus, along with over 600 circus books too. When we arrived, we parked, plugged in, and Tom treated us all to some sandwiches from Arby's while John looked through his book collection. Tom has part of the mini circus set up in his house, along with a functioning model train that ...
... and many, many more. Amazing.
Our drive today was a good one. It was very scenic and we think we got a better feel for what this part of Ohio is about. We had thought that the Amish area would look like Pennsylvania Dutch Country in Pennsylvania and were surprised at how hilly the area is. We saw several Amish buggies along the road and even saw one field that was being harvested by a man with a horse and wagon. We saw hay being stacked by hand and ...
... go into a small salon. There was a library, a bank, the local movie theater, and a number of other "businesses" along the way, with an “outdoor” patio to relax on. John performed on town square with everyone seated on the patio. The center had also decorated the whole area in circus and the activities director even dressed up as a clown for the day! They invited the residents’ families to come for the performance, so John had a ...
... s what this journey is about. Maybe I need to learn to be more like them. Maybe I grow up on this trip.
I'm officially working as a teacher. I'm supposed to be grown up and responsible and all that. I feel it most of the time, always when I'm working or taking care of necessities... but there is a part of me that wants to still be the dumb college kid that takes risks, ...
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- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Free parking
- Pets allowed