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... season in Virginia. We first encountered them in Williamsburg, but not many, probably because of the rain. On our slave tour at Monticello, everyone looked spastic, flinging their hands and arms around trying to knock them off our bodies and out of our faces. And, unfortunately, they have followed us to Meadow of Dan. Of course they have a technical name, brown marmorated stink bug, but who cares? They are annoying and if you crush them, they ...
... will do us. Nice little place too. We were sitting there at the bar after our bar meal, and noticed that it was their local darts night. A few of the players were enjoying a beer as well as playing their games. However, I picked up that most were drinking ice water. Local sportsman seem to take their "sport" way too seriously some times. Some of the others who were actually buying drinks were drinking the house special beer as well. ...
As most of you are aware Sheila and I depart at the end of this month for two months in Europe. We have signed on with this travel blog and will send comments and pictures as we move around. Should you not desire to receive these, just let me know and I'll delete you;). There should be a picture here of some idiot up a pole.
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... pavilion with grills, hiking
& biking trails, suntanning deck, etc.
This is truly a resort within a resort. Abundant wildlife, deer, bear,
turkey, fox, raccoon, etc. Enjoy spring wildflowers, cool mountain
summers (rarely a recorded temperature above 80 degrees), fall colors,
& plenty of winter snow skiing.
Nearby Attractions: - Swimming, hiking, biking, fishing, shopping,
... s spectacular views would fall prey to real estate developers, but the current owners forestalled that by purchasing the property in the 1990s. They sold the upper half of the acreage to the Conservation Trust for North Carolina and on the lower half established a nonprofit Appalachian cultural and history center - while maintaining the operation of the apple orchard - that is dedicated to keeping this unique history ...