Archive for May, 2007

It’s Tuesday – It must be Jamestown

Published on May 23, 2007

Today, we did Jamestown, starting with their enormous Visitor’s Center. It was greatly enhanced last year, with fabulous exhibits added, well worth the time to see them. Anyone who has been there in past years hasn’t seen all the new stuff. These are replicas of huts used by the Powhatan Indians that were in this […]

Williamsburg, VA – Part 2 – Monday

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Our first stop was the Governor’s Residence, home to governors of Virginia appointed by the King. The opulence of the structure and grounds caused much dissention between the governing body and the people of the area. This site is a reproduction as the original structure was lost to fire. It is filled with period pieces […]

Williamsburg, VA – Part 1 – Sunday

Published on May 22, 2007

Posting is slow going here cause we’re so busy practically every waking hour! Today we had a quick coffee and cereal breakfast at “home” so that we could get started. In advance, we had purchased 2-day passes for Colonial Williamsburg, good for 2 consecutive days. Our thought was to check out local weather reports and […]