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Originally, I planned on riding 40 something miles. When I reached the halfway, I looked at my camping possibilities. There wasn't anything free for 80 miles, but I was feeling pretty good. I called the Henry police and asked them if I could camp in the park. The officer seemed really confused by this, like he'd never received a call from a cyclist before. The map I have specifically says to check with police first and provides a phone number. I googled it ...
Time is getting close for our travels to Italy. We are excited; our adventures will include: Rome, Naples, Sorrento, Pompeii, Florence, Tuscany, Pisa, Venice, Milan and the Italian and Swiss Alps.
Plane and train tickets have been purchased a well as tickets to several historical sights - Vatican, Academy of the Arts (David) and Uffizi Gallery.
We are looking forward to meeting up with our friends (Phyllis and Michale) from England in ...
Hi All ~
Just a quick update that I am back home in Illinois. Got here last Saturday around noon. It was a great trip and I have more stories to tell you. I will get those out as quickly as I can. The travel list ~
Myrtle Beach, SC
Shenandoah National Forest, VA
Can't wait to share my stories, but you will have a wait a day or so more.
OK folks, the travel log is alive and well.
I head out Wednesday, 2/19 for the Pensacola, FL area for a couple of weeks.
Then will head across the panhandle of Florida, heading toward Savannah, GA.
I will stay there a few days and then head on up to Charleston, SC for a week.
Then to the Outer Banks, NC and to DC for a ...
Today begins my journey back to China! Hopefully those of you that followed my blog last summer in Beijing will find this journey just as interesting. I'm participating in a program sponsored by the US Department of State called the Critical Language Scholarship. This program pays for US students to travel to foreign countries to study 13 languages that have been deemed "critical" -- one of which is Mandarin. More info at ...