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Apr 4, 2010 - Fairhope & Gulf Shores AL.
What a contrast between these two towns 25 miles apart. On the Gulf of Mexico is Gulf Shores a tourist destination crammed with tacky T-shirt shops and traffic. The shoreline is filled with high rise condos. Tanger Outlet has a large shopping center along HWY 59 amongst restaurants and amusement centers. The one exception is "Gulf Shore State Park" which has open beach and shoreline access as well as a campground, golf course walking trails and cabin rentals. On the east side of Mobile Bay is Fairhope, a quaint southern town full of charm,...Jump to full entry
Apr 1, 2010 - Silverhill, AL
We departed Eufaula this morning and I took a few pictures of the mansions downtown as we drove by. The Lakepoint State Park was a great campground, we had a problem with a circuit breaker failing and the staff came right out and repaired the pedestal. The sites were spacious and there were lots of dog walking areas. In Dothan it was a fuel stop at Flying J Truck Stop. I use the trucker side to refuel because the equipment is more geared to large vehicles. The long handle windshield cleaner, high speed large mouth hose which pumps 60 gals....Jump to full entry