Vacation – August 2011 – The Civil War Battlefields

This past week, I've been on a big driving tour with my Dad. We went on a tour of Civil War Battlefields. Below, I will attempt to justify the enormity of this undertaking... We started on Sunday. We left my place at 7:15am towards Fredericksburg, VA. 567 Miles. A blast through Michigan, Ohio, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Maryland and finally into Virginia, while avoiding DC roads at all costs. We arrived in Fredericksburg, VA around 6pm. We were able to go over to the F'burg Battlefield/Cemetery that evening. It is astounding, really. It's stunning…Read more …