Travel Blogs from Altavista
We finally have made it back to the USA! It has been such a crazy day! We left at 3:30 AM on June 20th and arrived in Richmond at 10:45 PM on the same day. It has been such a whirlwind trip that I have had so much fun. I have met some many new friends and I feel like I will keep in touch with most of these group from the trip.
I know that it will be so difficult to get back on East Coast time, and I know it will take a few days. Anyway ...
... for Australia, and you know, I started panicking when I realized I still had a **** ton of stuff left to do at 6:40 a.m....and we had to be packing the bus at 7 a.m.
But I managed, even though I was LITERALLY a hot mess.
And then the true journey began with a bus ride to Richmond. Where I was reminded of the valuable lesson to not fall asleep with my professor nearby. He and a few others are the jerks who take pictures ...
... out to dinner. after dinner we picked up ice cream cake and coffee, and relaxed for a bit at johns place. we get to be up and ready early for grad ceremony tomorrow. it starts at 10, but people are supposed to be there early. luckily- our hotel is pretty near to ...
... I think I may have whooped involuntarily. Even Oscar looked at me wide eyed. It's a good thing petrol is still as cheap as it is in this country.
While I was packing the car, Mike Wells, auto sales man, entertained the dog in the showroom. It's incredible how traveling with a canine companion changes the dynamics as it seems that people are even more inclined to strike up ...
... him Met a lot of great kids today Very impressed with campus and facilities. A lot of new construction going on Talk about impressive. On campus bookstore is Barnes & Noble with a Starbucks inside. Heaven on earth for Katie. Got to visit with a Pine Cove friend Daniel who is currently a junior at Liberty and got a lot of insight Left ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility