Naval Aviation Museum, Pensacola, Florida

Visited the National Naval Aviation Museum in Pensacola Florida, Home of the Blue Angels !! Love this Museum it is Amazing, more than 150 Beautifully restored Aircraft, plus scene displays and exhibits of the Post-World War ll era. Other Displays include the Apollo Space Exhibit, Coast Guard,  Marine One Presidential Helicopter,  Prisoner of War and Women in Naval Aviation. One …

Karin BarryNaval Aviation Museum, Pensacola, Florida

Tannehill Ironworks Museum, McCalla, Alabama

We recently visited Tannehill Ironworks Historical State Park,  The Museum was wonderful !! The History of how this Iron and Steel Furnace supplied all kinds of Products to the Civil War Confederate Army !!! The Tannehill Ironworks is a state historic site in Tuscaloosa County just outside of Birmingham.   Artifacts of Alabama’s 19th-century iron industry are displayed in the Iron …

Karin BarryTannehill Ironworks Museum, McCalla, Alabama

Webb’s Antique Mall – Lake City, Florida

Tom and I Love this Mall, Located just outside of Lake City Florida right off  I-75  Exit 414. 50,000 Square Feet and Over 300 Dealers !!  You can find just about anything your Heart and Want List Desires !! Webb’s Antique Mall is Open 7 Days a Week, Hours are 9am – 5pm.  This Mall is definitely Worth Checking Out …

Karin BarryWebb’s Antique Mall – Lake City, Florida

Abingdon Virginia

Abingdon is a Quaint Little Town, Famous for the Martha Washington Hotel, Barter Theater and the Tavern Restaurant.  The Tavern, is the oldest of Abingdon’s Historic Buildings and one of the oldest west of the Blue Ridge, was built in 1779.  We Visited all 3 and Loved it, the Play Miricale on 34th Street was Wonderful, Our Dinner at the …

Karin BarryAbingdon Virginia

Chattanooga Tennessee

One of our Favorite Places to visit is Chattanooga, Tennessee.  There is so much to do in this Wonderful City, full of History and Sites to see.  Lookout Mountain for its Civil War Park, Rock City, Ruby Falls, Tennessee Aquarium, Raccoon Caverns, Wonderful Museums and Restaurants !!  Chattanooga is a must to Visit !!     “Click Here to Visit …

Karin BarryChattanooga Tennessee

Chickamauga Battlefield, Georgia

In North Georgia and South Tennessee, Union and Confederate armies clashed during the fall of 1863 in some of the hardest fighting of the Civil War. The prize was Chattanooga, a key rail center and the gateway to the heart of the Confederacy. In September 1863 the Union Army of the Cumberland was routed at the Battle of Chickamauga and …

Karin BarryChickamauga Battlefield, Georgia

Springfield Illinois, Lincoln Museum

We recently took a trip to Springfield, Illinois, because of our interest in History, Abraham Lincoln and the Civil War.   We weren’t quite sure what to expect, the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum was worth the trip all by itself !!   Loved the four block area of the streets and home where Lincoln lived and walked, I felt like we …

Karin BarrySpringfield Illinois, Lincoln Museum

Bright’s Antique World, Franklin Kentucky

Love this Antique Mall, we always visit it when we are in Franklin, Kentucky doing Civil War stuff.  Bright’s Antique World has over 150 dealers and lots of showcases.  There is 35,000 Sq.Ft. of nothing but Antiques, Collectibles and very Unique finds. I always find lots of  Treasures there, what a fun mall to stroll through. The Busy Bee Trader …

Karin BarryBright’s Antique World, Franklin Kentucky

Historic Yorktown Virginia

Tom and I decided to take in a little Revolutionary History, so we visited Historic Yorktown.  What a quaint little town to enjoy Lunch, Walking the Riverfront and Main Street with its Unique Shops !!! We loved Touring the Yorktown Battlefield plus Sailing into history on Yorktown Schooners Alliance and Serenity !! We had lunch at the Water Street Grill, …

Karin BarryHistoric Yorktown Virginia

Rockbridge Vineyard, Raphine Virginia

Visited Rockbridge Vineyard and Winery in Raphine Virginia, we had a great time tasting their wines !!! They were so good we Bought a Case of assorted Red and White Wines. Located in the heart of Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley Wine Country. This area welcomes visitors with exciting things to see and do: wine tours and tasting, hiking, Civil War battlefields, …

Karin BarryRockbridge Vineyard, Raphine Virginia