Antietam Battlefield Maryland

This May Tom and I re-visited Antietam Battlefield in Maryland just outside of Sharpsburg.  This was the Bloodiest one day Battle of the American Civil War.  You can view a very Informative Film of the Battle in the Visitors Center and check out the Museum before Touring.  This whole area is full of History !!   We also visited several Antique …

Karin BarryAntietam Battlefield Maryland

Nashville Tennessee

Living in Tennessee we always take time to visit Nashville, such a Wonderful City with so much History !  Tom and I Love Touring The Hermitage, home of President Andrew Jackson and Belle Meade Plantation with its own Winery.  Take time to visit surrounding Towns of Nashville, Franklin with all of its Civil War History and Lebanon with all the …

Karin BarryNashville Tennessee

Lake Guntersville State Park, Alabama

We had a Wonderful Time visiting Lake Guntersville State Park in North Alabama.  Lake Guntersville is the largest of four reservoirs in North Alabama created by Tennessee Valley Authority when Dams were built along the Tennessee River in the 1930’s.  This Resort Area is well know for Bass Fishing, Hiking, Biking and Zip Lining !!  You can enjoy Scenic drives …

Karin BarryLake Guntersville State Park, Alabama

Little Mountain Antique Mall & Cafe, South Carolina

Discovered this Wonderful Antique Mall and Cafe in Little Mountain South Carolina.  Found some Great Treasures and had a Delightful Lunch in the downstairs Cafe !!  There are 2 Antique Malls one very small “The Corner Store” and the Large 2 Story Sister Store Little Mountain Antiques and Cafe,  located in the Historic Downtown Little Mountain.  A must see Destination …

Karin BarryLittle Mountain Antique Mall & Cafe, South Carolina

Old Fort Jackson, Savannah Georgia

We recently visited Savannah Georgia to check out the sights and Civil War History.  Toured Old Fort Jackson and Fort Pulaski, so much History with Daily Cannon Firings.  You can Volunteer in the on going Demonstrations on how the Soldiers lived and fought inside the Fort.  Visited Tybee Island North Beach, Byrds Famous Cookies in Downtown City Market Savannah and …

Karin BarryOld Fort Jackson, Savannah Georgia

National Museum U.S. Air Force, Dayton Ohio

Visited the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force just outside Dayton Ohio,  Wright-Patterson AFB.  Four Huge Buildings housing aircraft from our very Early Years, World Wars to Today !!!  We had a Great Time going through this museum, Virtual Rides and walk through on Planes, so full of History !  Took us awhile to go through with so much …

Karin BarryNational Museum U.S. Air Force, Dayton Ohio

Vicksburg Mississippi

Our Trip to Vicksburg Mississippi was very Informative and Fun.  Stayed at the Hampton Inn right across the street from the Vicksburg Battlefield National Park.  We really enjoyed driving through this park with 1,340 Monuments and the only Ironclad Gunboat on Display { The Cairo }.  The siege of Vicksburg in 1863 lasted for months, control of the City was …

Karin BarryVicksburg Mississippi

Fairhope, Alabama

We Enjoyed visiting Beautiful, Quaint Fairhope Alabama,   I want to share with you all of the stunning and simply charming locations in this gorgeous village, situated on the eastern shore of Mobile Bay.  Loved walking the downtown streets and through the French Quarter of Fairhope.  There are so many things to experience, see and do around this appealing area.  We Shopped the Antique Malls …

Karin BarryFairhope, Alabama

Fort Gaines, Dauphin Island, Alabama

If you Love Civil War History you must visit Fort Gaines, a Wonderful Historical Site !! This was on our list of must-see while in Orange Beach, Gulf Shores area.  We had to take the Ferry a 35-minute ride to the Island, that’s when I got to see the Oil Platforms close-up in the Gulf of Mexico, Wow ! so …

Karin BarryFort Gaines, Dauphin Island, Alabama

Orange Beach, Alabama

Looking for a nice Breezy, Lazy, Sandy Getaway, I recommend Orange Beach, Alabama !!   Tom and I just returned from there, Our end of April Vacation and it was Wonderful!!  Perfect Weather no Crowds, Priceless !!!   We enjoyed the White Sandy Beach with Cool Drinks from Longboards Tiki Bar and Dinners at close by Restaurants.   A Couple of Restaurants …

Karin BarryOrange Beach, Alabama