Gettysburg & Eisenhower

Our first official stop on this trip was the Gettysburg National Military Park. This area comprises nearly 10 square miles. There is an auto tour, which we took. Using the map provided by the Visitor Center we made our way around and stopped at locations that looked interesting, or had meaning for us. While in…

Hersheypark

Going to Hershey chocolate company’s factory for their tour has been on my wish-list for ages. Since they no longer do the actual factory tours, we settled on the amusement park and the pretend factory tour. We started off by going on the Laugh Trakk roller coaster, a class 5 coaster. I’ll tell you right…

Peace Valley Nature Center

This morning we met my friend, Mark Morris, a professional photographer from the area, and had breakfast at a local diner before heading to Peace Valley Nature Center to photograph birds from a blind. At first the blind was empty and there were no birds, but slowly the birds started showing up and then the…