Did you think we meant Sparta, Greece? There are a total of 28 towns named Sparta in the U.S., plus one in Canada and two in South America. Although Sparta, Greece would provide the most historic significance, our travels are taking us to the Smoky Mountains of North Carolina, and to the town of Sparta, North Carolina, about six miles to the famed Blue Ridge … Continue reading PACK YOUR BAGS … IT’S A ROAD TRIP TO SPARTA!
Could it be an echo of the past? Boys and girls of all ages cringed when learning of an impending road trip with Mom and Dad. It certainly wasn’t the destination: It was simply getting there that caused all the commotion. We’re here to take the pain out of that road trip – so pull up a seat and join us as an armchair tourist … Continue reading ROAD TRIP – – – to New London, Connecticut