|Crisfield, MD Harbor|
After back on the main road two antique malls allured us into stopping. We were not making good time today, but who cares!
Along the way we saw fields of tomatoes – we really could not understand the situation – it appeared they had killed the plants by spraying them. Workers were removing a material at the base of the plants that prevented weeds but also contained an irrigation medium. It appears there are still plenty of tomatoes on the plants, but up close they were not in good shape. We do not know why they were not picked. We assume all those stakes with strings will have to be removed before the soil is prepared for a new crop. It sure appeared to be labor intensive. It would have been interesting to discuss the process with someone in the know.
At the southern tip of the
Crossing the bridge-tunnel brought us into the Metro area of
The beach front is lined with hotels – every hotel chain – they were advertising ‘winter rates’. We figured they would still be more than we hoped to pay, but decided to see how ‘high’ the rates would be. We could not believe the rates! So we are on the Beach at
|On The Beach at Virginia Beach, VA|
Military jets were flying and flying and flying tonight – we do not know if this is normal. You could not talk when they were overhead. They continued to fly until approx .
Tomorrow morning I think
is going to ride on the bike trail following the beach before I get up. We will see how early we leave tomorrow, but by tomorrow night we will be in Cal with Harrisonburg, VA ’s niece. Cal