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Travel Blogs from Orono
... for 8 hours. For being in of the biggest cities of the world, the airport is far from comfortable and accommodating. We rested in the booths of a restaurant and then the packed gate area...catching up on the past year if we were old friends or becoming acquainted, if just ...
So, I'm off to Fuzhou for the 3rd year in a row. My bag only weighed 33 pounds, but that's good because inevitably I end up carrying the overweight goods from my traveling companions.
This year, again, we'll be teaching teachers of English. My level is middle school, and my content is American Lit. I take a regional approach that encompasses the NE (Wabanaki stories) to the Far West (Sandra Cisneros). But the main focus is not the content but the learning strategies that I ...
... with the throngs of people leaving, all crammed into packed buses and subways, continuing the singing (but not much dancing because there wasn't enough room in those enclosed vehicles), all the way home. What a night!
Other years we stayed in Maine for the 4th, watching disappointingly unartistic and short fireworks in Bangor, Bar Harbor, Newport, Bethel, and in other small cities and towns. In Rumford, touted that year ...
Drove the three hours from Portsmouth to Orono, ME so see Ben at college. The University of Maine. It's so good to see him. We had lunch on campus and went to the bookstore to get college gear. We also walked and drove around Orono, that was a very short trip. Went to the performing Arts center on campus and visited the ...
... and all get along. The horses are very big too!
Next, I helped Beccy take some horses down to the barn for the next lesson.
She showed me her horse- the biggest, most handsomest horse I have ever seen.
What a great experience..... and I have a lesson every Wednesday now!
On the way home from riding the girls wanted to stop for a drink.
We stopped at the gas station and the girls (all skinny) got a pizza, bag of chips, ...
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility