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Travel Blogs from Apex
During the past two weeks, I have had numerous retirement gatherings. I received many plaques, gifts, and well wishes. Today at 10:30am, I officially left Turf Care and retired. I dressed up for the occasion by wearing my Hawaiian shirt. Sheila suggested I wear shorts and flip flops, but that was pushing the envelope. Today, Dave Pahl, Dave Knight, and the Reliability group gave me a going away lunch. It was a great time. I received a very ...
Johnnie and I arrived at the airport and said our goodbyes to family. We made it through check in and security in record time and have lots of time to spare. The terminal is quiet so it wouldn't take much for me to take a nap. I fear that people watching will keep me from sleep though. Right now our flight is on time and it will be late when we arrive in LA for our connector to Brisbane. I can't wait to see ...
... was difficult in the rocky land and everyone needed to help out. The poor soil for farming was one of the reasons that the federal government purchased the land to convert into a park. From here, we continued on the trail to the ruins of the Company Mill, where we met Joe Grissom and his son. Joe was born and lived in what is now the park until age 8 when the federal government purchased the land as part of the ...
... Nellie. Some of y'all might recall that Big Trip v.1 featured an equally gap-grinned Chaaya. Such is our fate that the rare periods when we are most inclined to actually document our lives coincide so beautifully with our childrens' developmental disfigurement. Fortunately it wasn't corn season.
The girls had a lovely time exploring the Morehead Planetarium where, among many other things, we ...
... we left Savannah headed for Raleigh with a stop in Charleston.
After the day song played, i went to sleep. When i woke up we were nearing Charleston. I did feel better but sleeping on the coach was still bad. In Charleston we did a driving tour of the city, seeing various places, then we walked through the market having a look around. Then a large group of us walked to Bubba Gump shrimp for lunch. It ...
Other places to stay in Apex
1400 E. Williams Street, Apex | 1 star hotelfrom $60
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1005 Marco Drive, Apex | 2 star hotelfrom $75