Gettysburg PA, the site of an important battle from the United States Civil War. Living in Northern VA, not all travel destination require us to get on a plane. The Gettysburg National Military Park is a prime example. This park has been featured in several movies, including Gettysburg, as well as Remember the Titans. If you are a Civil War buff, or American History buff, this is a place to visit. I believe the military study of this battle has been extensive. The battle of Gettysburg ended Robert E Lee's second invasion of the North during the Civil War. It was the bloodiest battle in the a war, with somewhere around 51,000 americans being killed on the field. This year is the 150th Anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg. There are several events planned. The park is located in Gettysburg PA. It is about 90 miles north of DC, located in central southern Pennsylvania. My wife and I had some friends over last year and we took a road trip to Hershey Park, (A post f
As you have seen from my previous post, Tronster has a new ride. The purchase of that ride came with a pretty cool gadget. My friend at Tapehiss has been raving about satellite radio for years. Well I get a one year subscription to Sirius radio. I am so siked. Every football game, no matter how bad the Cowboys play will be on the radio. I have played with it for a few minutes today, and so far, Tronster is happy. He can't wait for a road trip. On another note, here is something for you all to check out, read this little Gem and tell me if you like the guy or not. I want to send out a hardy congrats to Gaterhamm. It seems those guys down in Florida at my old job have lost their mind. They have promoted the Big Hamm to a really powerful supervisory position. Now they have a couple of great instigators running the show down there. I am really happy for him and I hope everything goes Gator's way.