Travel Blogs from Belle Vernon
My alarm went off at 6am and I was glad that I arrived home before 10pm last night. I packed my suitcase and caught a cab to the airport. It was now 7am and the city was getting busy as it was the beginning of the morning rush hour.
I checked into the customs area and I was good to go to my departure gate. The flight was running late and I plenty of time to get some food and drink. The flight to Singapore took about 8 hours
First, the answer to last entries quiz is: horse drawn Amish wagons. The pavement depression is a rut from the horse hooves, the lighter lines on either side from the steel wheels. Quite common, including potholes from the horses. I have been passing through a lot of Amish county, including sharing the rails trails with them. They do not wish to have pictures taken of them or their places so ...
... to join a walking tour which would have been a great way to burn some calories but alas it was a food tour. The Strip District was home to many mills and factories during the 19th century owing to the nearby Allegheny River providing easy access for river transportation of the goods. As such, many immigrants (particularly European) opened restaurants and grocery stores to service those workers. By the the early 20th century, the area was the economic hub of Pittsburgh but ...
... the Masai Mara, Mt, Kenya and the Aberdares, as well as Each One Touch One Orphanage, the library I helped found in Banana, and Harvest International Church in Kangemi.
I am off to create family memories that will last a lifetime, but in all probability, my lifetime won't last as long as my niece's or my daughter's. And that is another reason why we must do this now, for I am not ...
... I counted 38 people on the bus and there were a only few empty seats. I started thinking about the plane that crashed into the Potomac in the 80s which had taken off from the same airport. I had a window seat and got a good view of the Pentagon and Arlington Cemetery from the air rather than the river and DC. The flight to Pittsburgh only took an hour. Gary and Vicki had arrived from New York half an hour earlier and met us in the baggage claim area. They ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking