Travel Blogs from Hudson
... forces you to have firsthand encounters with the world. The world the way it is, not the way you imagine it. Your body will collide with the earth and you will bear witness. In this way you will be compelled to grapple with the limitless kindness and bottomless cruelty of humankind – and perhaps realize that you yourself are capable of both. This will change you. Nothing will ever again be black-and-white.”- Mark Jenkins
Normally we are running late to the airport. Like when we were going to Paris, we almost missed the plane, no seriously. They were paging us like crazy and we had to sprint to the gate.
Today though, we were on time but of course, the plane delayed. Why is it that when you're running late, the plane is early but when you're running on time, the plane is late? Go figure!!!!
From Minneapolis, we will fly to Chicago, then to Miami and after a 4 ...
... Brazil just a year ago and was perfect as a host. We spent the afternoon with him and ended up at a bar with the local Rotaract club.
Friday was our last presentation at a noon meeting for Prague International Rotary Club. This was an English speaking club in Prague. Many guests were present, including our GSE team, family members, a couple from Santa Barbara, and a group of 5 Rotarians from Scotland. I was especially happy ...
... the above is done, get some rest so you're fresh for tomorrow!
6. In the morning follow these simple steps:
-Put on clothes (which you've already laid out)
-Do last minute things like brushing teeth etc and put in bag.
-Grab neatly packed luggage and carry-on and head to the airport!
7. Once inside the airport and waiting at your terminal, pat yourself on the back. You just avoided a nervous breakdown (:
8. Have a great trip!
... helped with the cross-country team at Edina. It was great to be a
part of a really successful program and see what a high school team can
do. It also kept me running and in shape for much of the fall (until a
nagging injury slowed me down).
What a huge difference between the two: age, socio-economic status, cultural diversity. Going to Sanford felt like walking into a new world compared to Edina. I had to learn a ...