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Tomorrow is travel day. We leave Dundee, Ohio and head towards Petersburg, Michigan. Our stay here has been more restful and laid back than our previous stops. I am so glad Mike chose this particular area.
The land, with its rolling hills and open fields, has a singular beauty and the unadorned landscape ...
... farms and acres upon acres of fields of corn, wheat, hay, oats and barley.
Along our way to the farm, we came upon several Amish buggies, with their big Standardbreds trotting along at an incredible clip. Some of the roads we were traveling had hills that were both steep and long. Those horses are pure strength, stamina and beauty.
We passed through ...
... to loose air. By this afternoon it was flat. Mike was able to pull the valve stem out, pull the stuck needle out, replace the valve stem and hooked up the air compressor long enough to get the tire inflated so it wasn't sitting on its rim.
So the first few days here in Dundee were challenging, but then, we were sitting outside and could hear sheep bleating, I think that's what ...
... open sites, no next door neighbors within feet of you.
Even more interesting, we are right in the middle of Ohio's Amish country. In fact Holmes County, Ohio is the home of the world's largest Amish settlement. We saw our first Amish horse and buggy trotting down the road as we drove up to the RV park.
A good day all around.
Bye for now and stay ...
We spent Saturday moseying around the city and walking through Central Park and then spent the evening at a beautiful beach in Brooklyn. We woke up bright and early Sunday morning, had breakfast and showered and were on the road by 10:00 for Ohio! We drove through New Jersey, Pennsylvania and the tip of West Virginia on our 10 hour drive. We also snagged some wifi at ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Free parking