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Then, aboard a much larger plane, the slingshot sends us retracing our route and soaring aloft across the Atlantic, where we hope to sleep for a few brief hours before setting foot and gear in Italy.
Stay tuned, Blogonauts! The next post will come from northern shin country, Roma!
... Next, footwear & clothing for 4 kinds of weather times 6 people. That's slippers, sandals, hiking boots, rain boots...times 6, gore tex jackets for rain, fleece for cool, and parkas for cold...times 6; hats for sun, hats for cold, zip-off hiking pants, socks, gloves, long underwear...you get the idea. Handled rectangular totes from the Container Store are keeping everyone's clothing neatly organized.
Our Suburban is now our ...
T-minus 1 week and there is lots of excitement and a bit of nervousness. Have we thought of everything we will need? Will we be warm enough? Are we CRAZY to drive 7000+ miles towing a big tin can behind us??
Time will tell of course but at least its reassuring that all we will need to do is pull into a Wal-Mart along the way to reprovision if we forgot something :-).
Here's our ...
... from the western side of the ridge, and then made our way to the TV towers and former WWLP studios.
On the way down, we were greeted by a Bernese mountain dog named Yogi. He and his parents greeted us and we continued down. We were jealous of the six pack of Sam Adams they were carrying.
All in all, a great hike on a great day.
Life is ...
Today we left Saint John in New Brunswick, Canada and rode to St Stephen were we crossed the border at Calais, Maine back into the US.
Before we leave we meet another Harley rider in the garage of the Chateau Saint John and he gives us some information on Icefields Parkway in Canada which is right near Lake Louise. On the Icefields Parkway he was a brown bear, a black bear, a grizzly bear and a mountain lion all in one ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking