BEST WESTERN Astor Metropole Hotel
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... Red Riding Hood, five mad
scientists with explosion stains around their goggles, various sports
players, a leopard with intricate makeup, Finn from Adventure Time,
Frida Kahlo, and others. Some were pretty good! Beer pong and music
were in the living room and another speaker set played outside on the
deck. Below, stairs led to a pile of couches.
The group was
introduced to people by Olly. We saw Reid and his twin brother John.
They were ...
... thing not having an after hours key
return slot. I walked to get my bike at Roma Street Station, passing
tourists, exercisers, and commuters.
Returning the car was easy and I
contacted everyone I could at Lone Pine to say I would be squealing
in at 9.00. If I arrived after 9.15, they would not let me volunteer,
so the pressure was on! I jumped on my bike and wheeled away.
At the Moggill Road crossing, I saw
another amazing cyclist sight. I ...
... DOCs (Day Old Chicks)
and mice for the tawny frogmouth, Chicky, and the ancient pheasant
coucal who adores Sandy. You have to pick out the yolk sack of the
chick, because the frogmouth and coucal don't like them. I got to
geek out with anatomy a bit.
After this, Daniel
and I did some miscellaneous tasks until lunch. The majority of us
vollies met for lunch. We talked a bit, but not extremely. I was on a
hot streak with ...
... show Club Swizzle. A DJ played in
one stage for free by the river with girl spinning illuminated
hula-hoops by his side. There were 3D chalk art displays and
children's games around for you to dabble in (ping pong, connect
four, ring toss, etc.). Women on stilts in crazy Cirque du
Soleil-esque costumes waltzed around for vibes and for photos. One
was in silver body paint and the other in a tall curly wig, hoop
skirt frame lined with green ...
... gang went out on the town and it was a good night to say the least. We met up with max and Hayden (another young guy who works in maintenance) at the pub and had a few drinks together. What we didn't know was they on some Saturday nights they have karaoke :) It took a few more drinks for me to get up there but when I saw they had shania twain I was sold. Amana and I sang our hearts out and the videos were even better. The Russians and Cait were not really feeling it and ...