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Travel Blogs from Gettysburg
... days since the beginning of the trip. We also plan to visit Asheville, NC, and the Biltmore Estate.
I spoke with my brother, Tom, tonight and he is waiting for us in Florida, which is where we are headed. I told him that we were not rushing and he seemed fine with that. He has been home from the hospital and rehab now for a week and is doing very well. He is taking it easy while recuperating and waiting for our arrival.
This morning we went back to thee Amish Village and heard the Amish story from an Amercian person. Then we stopped in Gettysburg for lunch (french cafe).
Then to the Museum. This was very well done. They had a painting depicting the Battles ...
... we drove through beautiful agricultural country side and actually stopped at a tiny town, called "Abbottsville." Good omen or bad?? Passed through another small town, called East Berlin. In this town, as in many others nearby, the people have Germanic names as do many of the locations. Had lunch in a 1950'style cafe that was run by Mennonites, similar to the Amish. Practical and simple people. On our way to a nearby winery we drove through a harsh ...
Visited the Gettysburg National Military Park today. This consists of a great museum, a Cyclorama of the battle painted 10 years after the war by Paul Philippoteaux and the large battlefield itself. The painting is massive and has been recently restored. A cyclorama displays a painting within a circular room, with real features in the foreground to give ...
Finished up with the wedding, and stayed an extra day.....had breakfast with Wes and Dixie, and then off to pick some furniture up. Stayed over at Wes and Dixie's place the rest of the afternoon and then head to a place in Olean, NY (GoodTimes) was maybe the worse place I have ate at in a long time.....will not do that again. Anyway we left the next day stopped off at ...
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed