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... and a Hudson Hornet, but didn’t get their pictures.
We hit the road about an hour later and hot rods kept passing us. At our lunch stop I saw a Plymouth Fury III with its hood up. A father and his son were replacing a water pump. Turns out Ed, the father, was a Vietnam Vet and his son, Tim, had done two tours in Iraq. Both great guys and we talked while they worked ...
Our plan for the day entailed hanging out a bit more with Mick's sister and then heading north into Indiana for our next stopping point. Zannie had crew practice early in the morning, so we slowly made our way out of the hotel (accidentally leaving the computer charger in the room, arrrghhh) and headed over to pick up Zannie around 10’o’clock. We then headed out for breakfast at a quirky, boxcar-style ...
... tent earlier in the afternoon, I got in the car and went to see the sights. I went down to a marsh and saw a lot of bird life - the highlight of which were two Red Headed Woodpeckers, what a beautiful bird!
I then went to check out Mt. Baldy, the largest dune in the park. I hiked up to the top and expected a beautiful view. I got one... sort of. the actual park is beautiful and the south shore of Lake Michigan has a very nice beach. But off in ...
... of free medications to support all of the HIV and TB positive people in the area. The hospital, it seems, is for the patients who came to get help too late. Most of the patients we can help, but we saw too many die in front of us. I also have a feeling we sent home many too soon before they were fully well. Even though at times in the hospital we ran out of medications and fluids, we still managed to get by. At least that is what I thought. For most of ...
... the battery system with a new deep cycle starter battery and four house batteries which should provide us with sufficient power when we're at anchor. We've replaced the AC input jack and fixed the wiring for our navigation lights. We've learned more about the inner workings of the diesel engine while pumping and filtering diesel from the tank to check for solids accumulation, by replacing a worn raw water impeller and the primary ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center