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Old 05-01-2012, 06:44 PM   #1771
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I'm excited to see your latest Williamsburg pictures.

Thanks for the trip recap! Yall had a great one with so many firsts! And it's true, 'firsts' don't have to be big monumental things.
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A violin-playing Bill Clinton? Also, did you do a Celebration update that I missed? I'm so curious about that town.

As for your Daytona decision..I have no idea. Super helpful, huh?

Looking forward to your Williamsburg pics.
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Old 05-01-2012, 07:22 PM   #1773
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Loved the recap! You really got some fabulous pictures! I don't remember the bat ones, did you post them before? I just love watching those bats.

Absolutely pay more for a non-stop flight. You will regret it later.

Here's my take on the friends situation. Whenever I don't want to take time to visit but do, I am always always glad I did afterwards. Time with friends is priceless, especially if you don't see these friends often. WDW will always be there, but your friends might not be. Just a thought, not trying to pressure you by any means. I do understand about being torn, BWV would be really nice.
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I really enjoy your recaps of the trips. It gives me a real feel of how the trip went.

I'd opt for the nonstop flight, which is what we have done the last three trips & are doing again in Sept. Our flight in Sept. comes back at 5:30pm, which should give us enough time to do some last day things. ME will pick us up at 2:30.

I'm really looking forward to the Williamsburg TR.
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MEK...love the rest of your firsts and favorites. Isn't that playground at OKW great? Great family picture of the three of you.

I want to try that drink at DAWA when we are there in September.

And, again, I loved the Osborn Light photos.
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Old 05-01-2012, 10:52 PM   #1776
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I say go for the non-stop, it's very much worth $11!

As for the friends...that's tough. If you have bypassed them a few trips, I would say go visit them and then use the points on another trip. It's tough, but it will be good!

Loving the re-cap and seeing all the pics again!
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Love the rest of your firsts and favorites. Makes me want to decorate for Christmas right now. LOL!

As for the friends, I would go stay with them. I know it is hard to give up that night at Boardwalk, but I think you will enjoy your time with them. Plus, it is just one night. Good luck making the decision.
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OMG - that IS COLD! I hope this warm front that is hitting me today makes its way up to your pronto. It's 23 degrees warmer today. It's 79 and was HOT when I went running.
Yep, we had literally some freezing temperatures over the weekend. We even had a couple of snow flurries! Better than some parts of the country that got actual snow accumulation. Luckily yesterday warmed up to a pleasant 18 degrees (~65F) in the afternoon!
Beautiful wrap up again, the pictures are great and seeing all the best in one post is so much fun.
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I'd say your ME bus would be arriving around 1 pm, they tend to come around 3 hours early.
3 hours is MUCH too early IMHO, but I understand it! I think my 4pm flight option might be too early unless I have a really early lunch. There are a ton of US Air flights from MCO to PHL and, even though the charge the MOST for luggage, it might be my best bet. Air tran has 4:15 and 8:30pm. I know Denny doesn't want to pick me up that late and I actually don't like leaving that late. 6pm is the perfect departure time for me!

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Awww I love seeing all of your recaps! Can't wait to hear about your Williamsburg trip!!
Thanks!

The Williamsburg trip was super fun, but knowing me I will have to divide it up into at least two updates!

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I love your Firsts and Favorites, so many great pictures to see again! :
Thanks! And so many firsts, even though most of them were sort of silly!

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I don't know anything about ME, but I do know that I always prefer nonstop flights, even if they are a little more expensive! :
I have only ever flown one trip where we literally stopped and changed planes. That was a cheap flight, quick plane change, and a long trip were we literally designated two days just for travel. It was also many years ago. SWA has NO nonstop flights into PHL after early afternoon. This is one of those flights that stops but you don't change planes. But every landing and take-off has the potential for delays so I don't think I want to be bothered with it.



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That's a tough situation, with your friends in FL. I wouldn't want to give up a night at the BW, but I suppose it wouldn't be terrible, and if you could use the points for October, maybe you should just go see them! I don't know though, I hate giving up any Disney time!
Well, the alternate plan is to spend all Saturday with them. But I feel bad not spending the night and I do want to see them. After reading everyone's replies I am really leaning towards spending the night at their house. Why am I so greedy about my Disney time?


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I'm excited to see your latest Williamsburg pictures.
I love Williamsburg. To me it is like the Disney of history attractions! I can't wait to go back again!

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Thanks for the trip recap! Yall had a great one with so many firsts! And it's true, 'firsts' don't have to be big monumental things.
Glad you enjoyed the recap. At this point a lot of my "firsts" aren't big things, but I enjoy them all the same because there is always something to uncover at my happy place!

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A violin-playing Bill Clinton? Also, did you do a Celebration update that I missed? I'm so curious about that town. .
I posted some Celebration pics (and Bill) on my last trip update. We actually did a Celebration drive-by on our way to the airport. There was really no place to park and the traffic was kind of slow, so all we could do was drive through. I really am going to head back there one of these days so I can get out and walk around.

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As for your Daytona decision..I have no idea. Super helpful, huh? .
I think I know what my decision is going to be. We were definitely going there for the day, but I think I can give up a night of Disney as well.


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Looking forward to your Williamsburg pics.
Hopefully I will be able to get to that update soon. I love Williamsburg. I really learned a lot about early history during my past two visits there.

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Loved the recap! You really got some fabulous pictures! I don't remember the bat ones, did you post them before? I just love watching those bats. .
Yup - posted the bats! That was definitely one of the hightlights for me of this trip as I had never really seen them before and I think they are super cool!

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Absolutely pay more for a non-stop flight. You will regret it later. .
I am sure you are right!

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Here's my take on the friends situation. Whenever I don't want to take time to visit but do, I am always always glad I did afterwards. Time with friends is priceless, especially if you don't see these friends often. WDW will always be there, but your friends might not be. Just a thought, not trying to pressure you by any means. I do understand about being torn, BWV would be really nice.
Pam - what you said here totally hit home and you are so right. Disney will always be there but my friends might not, so I have decided to cancel the first night of our BWV reservation and spend Friday night with them. Originally we were just going to head up there for the day, but perhaps by Friday I might need a Disney break anyway. I just can't wait to stay at the darn Boardwalk.

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I really enjoy your recaps of the trips. It gives me a real feel of how the trip went.
That's exactly why I do them. When I read a TR that is lengthy (or really any TR) its hard for me to get the overall flow of the trip. I think its because we read so many simultaneously. You just can't remember all the details!


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II'd opt for the nonstop flight, which is what we have done the last three trips & are doing again in Sept. Our flight in Sept. comes back at 5:30pm, which should give us enough time to do some last day things. ME will pick us up at 2:30..
I always fly non-stop, but SWA has cut all their evening non-stop flights. I love SWA, but I think everyone is right - nonstop is just worth a few extra dollars. I do need a flight that leaves 5pm of later. I want to enjoy one last leisurely lunch!


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II'm really looking forward to the Williamsburg TR.
You will be SO proud of me - I did only history attractions my last two trips there and I finally bought the colonial w-burg ticket. I really, really enjoyed going into the Governor's Palace and the Capital building. The enactors did a great job staying in character. I really think W-burg is a must see because it really does trace the roots of our country. I know I couldn't resist BG last August because of the low crowds and fab weather, but I really enjoyed the colonial district just as much. Can't wait to go back!


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MEK...love the rest of your firsts and favorites. Isn't that playground at OKW great? Great family picture of the three of you. .
Thanks!

That playground was adorable - probably the cutest one I've seen. Made me wish for my MUCH younger years!

We did get a few really good threesome pics!

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I want to try that drink at DAWA when we are there in September..
It is REALLY good! Did you ever try the Turtle Crawl at OKW? - that was heaven in a glass!


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And, again, I loved the Osborn Light photos.
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I say go for the non-stop, it's very much worth $11!
You know - as soon as I posted the question and actually looked at the price difference I thought "Doh" - the answer is obvious! In my mind there was more of a savings on the SWA flight - but there really isn't!

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As for the friends...that's tough. If you have bypassed them a few trips, I would say go visit them and then use the points on another trip. It's tough, but it will be good!
I think this is the general consensus and I think everyone is dead on. I am going to cancel Friday night and we will head to Daytona when the rest of the crew heads up to Sanford for the train!

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Loving the re-cap and seeing all the pics again!
Thanks! I enjoy recapping a trip and I actually condensed it a lot more than I thought I would. Yeah me!!!!!


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Love the rest of your firsts and favorites. Makes me want to decorate for Christmas right now. LOL!.
Thanks and I know exactly what you mean about Christmas. As soon as I see the Christmas pics it makes me long for those decorations again! Of course, I would NOT want to go through all the work of dragging them out again right now. I actually bought these really cute Christmas candlesticks and I still haven't put them away because I like them so much. Whoops!

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As for the friends, I would go stay with them. I know it is hard to give up that night at Boardwalk, but I think you will enjoy your time with them. Plus, it is just one night. Good luck making the decision.
It is hard to give the night, but its one night and visiting with them for longer than a day is really the right thing to do. I'm glad I had so much help in making the decision!

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Yep, we had literally some freezing temperatures over the weekend. We even had a couple of snow flurries! Better than some parts of the country that got actual snow accumulation. Luckily yesterday warmed up to a pleasant 18 degrees (~65F) in the afternoon!
I think there were some areas in Pennsylvania that got snow the weekend before this. Crazy weather. I am glad it warmed up to 65 degrees yesterday. After I said that maybe you'll get a warm front I watched the news and we are actually going to get a cold front here for the next few days. Good thing I don't forecast weather.

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Beautiful wrap up again, the pictures are great and seeing all the best in one post is so much fun.
Thanks! I really do like doing wrap up posts and I love reading them in other people's TRs too!

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You are so lucky that Pro-active works for you! Nick had tried EVERYTHING and was finally running the risk of permanent scaring. I, unfortunately, sent Nick to most of his appointments alone. I never knew the stop date for his Accutane and found out he stopped it about 6 weeks early. The recommended course is 4 - 6 months. He did 4.5 months, but he just couldn't take it any longer. He said he was incredibly stiff, his muscles hurt, and the dry skin/mucous membranes were killing him. Hopefully he won't relapse because that drugs was by no means benign.
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Perhaps I'm crazy.......

So my October SWA flight from PHL to MCO dropped from $110 to $95. I rebooked it and took the $15 credit and booked the return flight with the touchdown stop. That flight also went down in price. RT total is about $195. I couldn't help it - the cheap price and the free bags. It just sucked me right in. The return flight is only 3.5 hours versus the usual 2.5 with the touchdown in Raleigh. Hey - we'll see how it goes, right? How bad can it be?
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So my October SWA flight from PHL to MCO dropped from $110 to $95. I rebooked it and took the $15 credit and booked the return flight with the touchdown stop. That flight also went down in price. RT total is about $195. I couldn't help it - the cheap price and the free bags. It just sucked me right in. The return flight is only 3.5 hours versus the usual 2.5 with the touchdown in Raleigh. Hey - we'll see how it goes, right? How bad can it be?
As long as you have a good book, the touchdown trips aren't bad. We did one that stopped in Spartanburg, SC on the way down. No problem.
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As long as you have a good book, the touchdown trips aren't bad. We did one that stopped in Spartanburg, SC on the way down. No problem.
Advice taken. I think it will be fine. It's worth saving a few $ and I really do like flying on SWA. They are my favs! At least I'm flying from PHL and Denny already agreed to take me and pick me up!
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Another Trip to Williamsburg!

I know I started this rather lengthy TR with a trip to Williamsburg and I guess I am going to end it with a trip to Williamsburg.

But first - I took everyone's advice and did cancel the first night of my BWV reservation to go spend the night at our friend's house in Daytona Beach. I think Pam said it best - Disney will always be there, but my friends may not. So thanks Pam!

I used 12 of my refunded vacation points to book October 16th at the Jambo House - standard view. I just didn't see the purpose of the savannah view for one night and I've heard a lot of the Jambo studios overlook the pool. That will be perfect for me.

I also rebooked my October 16th flight because the one way price dropped to $95. So with the extra $15 I saved by rebooking I went ahead and booked the 5pm return flight that touches down in Raleigh. No plane change and it adds an hour to the flight. I'll live. So I got the flight for $195 total and free bags. I'm happy with that. I just hope to heck that SWA adds more non stop evening flights into their Philadelphia schedule. Sheesh!

So - On to Williamsburg. As you may or may not recall Denny and I "won" a 2 night stay in W-burg in exchange for a timeshare presentation. I was the skeptic, but Denny convinced me that we should just "do it". So we did. We traveled April 1st to April 3rd. I had a memorial service to sing the night before we left which explains why we couldn't go 3 nights. They really pressured us in to a limited amount of dates that we could pick from.

My goal was to get out of the house by 7am on Sunday April 1st, but that did not happen. I had some stomach "issues" the night before and I couldn't really finish all my pre getaway stuff until the morning we left. So we were on the road by 7:30 am - not awful.

We did have to make one stop before the Chesapeake Bay Bridge for a bio break, but otherwise it was pretty smooth sailing. We arrived at our first destination by 11:55 am and we were able to jump into the tour that started at noon.

So where was our first destination - The Berkeley Plantation. This is actually not in Williamsburg proper, but rather near St. Charles, which is east of Richmond and on the James River. There are several different plantations in this area, but I picked this one based on good Trip Advisor Reviews.

Here are some fine feathered friends greeting us on arrival!



The ticket was $9.90 with the AAA discount (normally $11). Here are a couple of the tour guides waiting for us.



There were three buildings in all - one was the gift shop on one was the home that we toured. I have no idea what the third building was for..



A better view of the gift shop building



This was the third building we did not go in



Cool little artifact



On the main house (and I forget what it means)



The main house



First we watched a movie. I have come to the conclusion that many, no all, tourist attractions in Williamsburg start with a movie. Then our guide took us through the house. No pictures allowed inside.

The Berkeley plantation is known for several things. The first is that it was the boy hood home to President William Henry Harrison.

Another view of the home



The house tour was fairly simple and not very lengthy (not like those house tours in Savannah and Charleston). Afterwards we were free to tour the grounds.





Another thing that Berkeley is famous for is its considered the site of the "real" first Thanksgiving. And you thought that happened in Massachusetts. You know good old John Rolfe came up the James River to meet with the Indians. Ta da - Thanksgiving!

OK - well actually this plaque tells a different story so I may have gotten my thanskgivings confused. Opps!



Note: it's also the site of the first whiskey distillery. Now - THATS important.









The grounds went all the way down to the James River











Berkeley is famous for one more thing - the origin of Taps. Apparently it was written there.



Better view of the house







We spent close to an hour and a half at the plantation. I actually packed a lunch so we had already eaten and didn't need to find a lunch stop.

We decided to go check into our accommodations, so we left the Berkley Plantation and headed to the Williamsburg Plantation. Our room was ready and it was quite lovely. I liked it a little bit better than the Powhatan, where we stayed in August. The ride from Berkeley to Williamsburg took about 30 minutes on a lovely, scenic road.

We basically just took our stuff in and hopped back in the car to go do a tasting at the Williamsburg Winery. I printed off a 25% off coupon so our tour and tasting was $7.50.


Continued in Next post....

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Continued.......

Here are a few phone pics before the tour started





I actually ended up buying a bottle of this. I didn't know it had received so many accolades.



This is Governor's white, which is apparently a pretty popular house white wine down there.



Here are all the wines on the tasting



It was a beautiful day so we stepped outside while we where waiting and it appears that the Williamsburg Winery has its own resident cats



This cat looked like my Max's twin. Uncanny.



Back Inside



Our tasting ticket



Is it bad that I am getting the urge to have a glass of wine right now?

The tour started with a movie - No surprise there!

Then we went into their reception area while they did a plug for that.



Then we went down into the barrel room



Well, I didn't know that one of those barrels without the wine was worth at least $700 because of the type of oak. Interesting stuff. I really enjoyed the tour and even our tour guide enjoyed himself. I almost forgot to mention that at the end of the movie 4 girls (late 20's/early 30's) come bounding into the room laughing and giggling. They all had heels on, 3 of them had dresses on, and 2 of them must have had implants. It was all our guide could do to keep his eyes in his head. Imagine heels walking up and down spiral metal staircases. Uhmmmm - not the greatest idea.

But the girls were nice. They were clearly having a fun time and I like that.

Here's my glass before the pours



I left with that reserve chardonnay and a merlot (I think). Ever since the Long Island trip I have been doing tastings whenever I can and I always pick up a bottle or two so I actually forget what I bought. That was so one month ago!

I think because I hadn't felt all that great the night before the wine really went to my head and I walked out of there rather buzzed. We went back to the room and checked out the nice big jacuzzi tub and then got ready for dinner.

Dinner was at a restaurant in Merchant's Square which is at the edge of the historic district. It was called Fat Canary. The funny thing was all week I kept pronouncing it Can - a - ree instead of canary (the bird). Oy!

Denny had the burnt orange whatever it was and I had the lemon canary.



Denny's drink was better. I ended up finishing his. The drinks were pricey $11.

Flower on the table



My yummy scallop dish



Dennys amazing dish that was rockfish with crab on top



Again - Denny picked the better entree. It was soooooooooo good!

Our dessert



That is goat cheese ice cream on the top. It was delish!

We struck up a conversation with the couple sitting at the table next to ours. This gentleman was originally from the Virginia area but now lives in Texas. He was also a riverboat pilot at some point. All I could notice was the he was dripping in gold. Nice guy. His partner or wife or girlfriend was a lovely southern bell. Cute accent.

Oh - our bill - $140 with tip. I guess its about signature meal standards.

All in all, it was a great day. I really enjoyed it.

Williamsburg has no night life. Well, at least Merchant's Square doesn't so we were in bed early.

Monday April 2

I went out for a run fairly early because our timeshare presentation was at 8:30 am

I took a few outside pics with my phone












We arrived to our timeshare presentation right on time. You actually drive away from the resort to an off site area. We met our guide named Wilbur. He came and picked us up in his car and drove us to see different sites around Williamsburg. All the while he was chatting up a storm and asking us questions about ourselves. I had read that this was going to happen so I wasn't too freaked out. He actually took us to a nice lake area which I had never seen before. It was cool, but again, a little freaky. He told us all about his kids and yada, yada, yada.

After driving around for awhile he took us back to the Williamsburg Plantation to another room. This is where you must go for the more pressure part of the sale. The timeshare resort they were selling was actually NOT in the Williamsburg Plantation. I seriously don't even remember the name of it and Denny asked me not to "bad mouth" it on the internet.

OK - here is where timeshares are different from Disney. Nothing is really written down in a logical format like DVC is. It was all working on emotions. He would show us one book of pictures, then he would give us a quick glimpse at another book with vacations that people had traded. Now mind you - no mention of money during all these discussions.

Then we went on another road trip with Wilbur to actually see the resort. My impression - the rooms were gorgeous inside. Seriously beautiful, but the resort itself just looked like cheap construction to me. It didn't have a lot of curb appeal and I didn't get that impression just because there was no landscaping. I have traveled enough and seen enough resorts to know what I like and don't like.

After the tour of the new resort we went back to the table again. Here's where they rolled out the price and brought in the closer and here's where I had to be the one to say NO. And I was honest. I said that trading was all fine and good, but if I was going to buy in Williamsburg it was because I wanted to vacation there the majority of the time and I just didn't love the resort. I was honest. Wilbur, naturally, seemed upset. I told him he did a great job but I just didn't want the product. He finally did concede that its hard to compete against Disney. That's right Wilbur. No comparison.

Now, after all this Wilbur has to drive us back to our car. Then we check out there and get our rewards.

So what did we get for 4 hours of our time (that's right - 4 hours, not 90 minutes) - $125 visa gift card, $50 jiffy lube gift car, and 4 nights in an Orlando maingate hotel. Well, you know we aren't going to use that one because I can only imagine what hotel that would be.

So by this time it is 12:30 and I am famished. We also have tickets to a concert that starts at 1:30 pm so there is no much time to go back to the room for my camera.

We do a quick drive through and I get a BK salad, then we drive back to Merchants Square for the rest of our afternoon.

Remember I mentioned a concert!

Well, I had actually purchased tickets the evening before to see a concert at the Kimmel Center. I knew we weren't going to have the time to tour the historic district, but I wanted to do something educational and you know I love music. So I bought 2 tickets to see the Crystal Concert. It got good reviews on Trip Advisor and I think the tickets were $12.

Here is the stage



So this musician, Dean Kane? (I forget his last name. I have to look it up) is a professional violinist, but he discovered an interest in historical instruments. He learned that Ben Franklin developed an instrument called the glass armonica. Well, Dean had one built and learned to play it.

Continued Next post......
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Originally, the armonica has a huge amount of popularity but it was replaced by the harpsicord. He explained how this instrument was built and how few there are and what a fortune it cost to make. He showed us - yes - a film - on how it was constructed.



Then he played it. OMG - the sound is breathtaking. It's absolutely lovely.

But Dean didn't stop there. He also played the crystal hand bells - awesome and a glass violin. This is a terrible picture, but hopefully you get the idea (remember - my real camera was still back in the room)



Here you go - the glass violin up close





He played one other instrument which had a bunch of glass keys and vibrated through this larger amplifiers.





It was a wonderful concert. I loved the music and I loved the history behind the music. I definitely recommend this concert if Dean is at the Kimmel Center during your Williamsburg visit.

I am going to take a break here.

My next update will be part 2 of Williamsburg Part 2

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