Super 8 Newport News/Jefferson Ave
Travel Blogs from Newport News
... campsite and asked how much we were asking for our golf cart. Two hours later we struck a bargain and happily concluded the day, calling it a complete success!
Today was much more humdrum for me, since I spent the day wrapping up all our final errands. Ed on the other hand, had a lovely day playing golf with his brother Gary and about 60 other Coasties. So I suppose today was also a great success! It was wonderful for the brothers to have one last outing together. ...
... and dryer!
Today I completed my first ever "solo" camper mod that involved power tools. I successfully installed magnetic locks on our kitchen cabinet doors without any blood or tears shed! There was remarkably little damage to the camper as well, which I consider a major bonus. Now as we travel down the highway on Friday I won't have to worry about all of our dishes or canned goods flying around the camper and crashing through the ...
... state is that it predates America, a reminder that this part of European America dates from the 17th century. The Union Jack flies throughout, and William and Mary college was founded in 1693, second only to Harvard. That isn't that old by European standards, of course, but it felt really old to me in context, which must be because all and any talk of American history starts in the late 18th century. I'll admit that I managed to circumnavigate the historic buildings at first. I'd ...
... the farming area to find ourselves in to township of Colonial Williamsburg. Through the maze hedges in the gardens of the Governors Palace the girls frolicked. We didn't go inside the palace. This required us to sit through and be part of a guided tour. We had two male members of our family who, although we had paid the tickets to see these thing, complained about doing so. Had we had had more information, we would have realised that it was free ...
... in, so I'm glad I made the decision to get it out while we had the chance. Why did I need to return to the marina? Well, in our rush to get her out before the sun set we forgot that the dinghy outboard was in heated storage at the marina. Doggone it! The car was already packed to the roof, now I need to fit an outboard inside???
It's great to see her without all the snow and ice and with the bimini up. The ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed