Historic Harmony, Pa., quaint stop on RV journey
Recently Jimmy and I were visiting family in western Pennsylvania. On our last day there, our brother-in-law, Lou, asked us where we would like to eat lunch. I requested, "Someplace funky with local interest and good food." He treated us to the historic Harmony I
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Pennsylvania's Ohiopyle State Park, a treasure of a place for camping, bicycling, autumn color
We have camped twice in  Ohiopyle State Park during the autumn and have relished the fall colors. Be advised however that once the rain arrives, the leaves drop fast. Kentuck Campground is part of this expansive park located in southwest Pennsylvania that "encompas
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'Fallingwater' on a damp autumn day
One rainy fall day, Jimmy and I spent several hours meandering through the incredible 'Fallingwater,' a very special, organic structure that incorporates nature, natural materials and waterfalls near Mill Run in southwestern Pennsylvania. Frank Lloyd Wright, Americaâ
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America's Largest RV Show 9/11-15 in Hershey, Pa.--see RV experts: Woodbury, Bunzer, Polk, Holod
Beginning Wed., Sept. 11, America's Largest RV Show opens at the Giant Center in Hershey, Pa, and runs through the weekend (Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013). Along with the chance to peer inside more than 1,000 new RVs you will have an opportunity to meet and talk with Chuc
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RVer Jimmy Smith's 'patchwork of memories'
In his on-going essay, RVer Jimmy Smith walks through the country of his youth. "Out behind me stretches a patchwork of memories — some as recent as this morning’s hugs and tears; some carrying the weight of generations of my ancestors." Read more by clicking
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Bicycled part of the Great Allegheny Passage
Yesterday we pedaled a bit of the 141-mile long Great Allegheny Passage rail-trail that stretches between Cumberland, MD, and Homestead, PA (near Pittsburgh). We jumped on the trail at about mile marker 72 in Ohiopyle State Park and bicycled east 11 miles to Confluen
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'America's Oldest Brewery' Yuengling -- a favorite place to visit along America's byways
For a great walking tour of a unique piece of history ... and a small sample of an amazing lager ... stop by 'America's Oldest Brewery - D. G. Yuengling & Son' in Pottsville, Pa. For an expanded post and more photos, click here, for an article I wrote for RV Shor
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