Comfort Inn Shawano
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... Rick doesn't do Colombia, so his packing highness is of no use to me on this trip.
China was easy (allowed one bag). The Dominican Republic was easy (swimwear). Spain was easy (allowed one bag). Iceland was easy (warm weather clothes). This one isn't proving to be so easy.
I've been told to take a backpack instead of rolling suitcase. Ergh. If I take a backpack it means my carry-on bag cannot be a backpack. This limits me a bit, and ...
As on past trips, I have A LOT planned. Seven different locations in 13 days! Here is a brief sketch of where I will be, what I will do, and where I will stay.
Saturday, April 5th:
Head to Chicago, fly to El Salvador for my short connection and then head to Panama City, Panama. Staying in a home with a nice couple, booked through airbnb. I will arrive very late.
Sunday, April 6th:
Explore Panama ...
... the coffee, also doesn't disappoint.
4) Both have friendly people. Panamanians are very proud, and Colombians were named the happiest people on earth in 2013.
I'm still in the planning stages of what I will do, but am discovering new things about both of these places the more they are researched. I'm excited for what's to come!
One of the things we did do to have the kids gear up for an eventual Disney trip was to have a Disney savings jar that they could add to anytime they got money
(birthdays, etc), and they each have saved up close to $100 to spend. Plus they each got a $50 gift card from grandma, so we should be all set for souvenir spending money. I hope we don't have to buy another suitcase to get it all home!
I wanted to make the trip extra special for the kids so I ...
After clinic and college of the Menominee Nation in Keshena, hit the road about 4 -- straight north of Hwy 55 along Wolf River through the reservation. Heavy rain -- enough that we pulled over for 10 min until it eased. Rustic campsite along 55, but everything looked very wet so we went on. Drove down dirt side road to a falls area in Wolf. Walked around and got trapped again by rain. Used ...