Travel Blogs from Waco
... hadn't been to the Rotorua caves in New Zealand but for me they were just not as impressive. We all got rather annoyed when we got left locked out of the van in the mid day Texan heat whilst out guide and one member of the group took forever in the caves. The sunburn soon set in. Next stop was a shop to get good for the next few days.... The shop sold beer and junk food! After a discussion we decided to track down another shop after some lunch. Since it was so hot ...
... for example, 'The Chinese Theatre' due to the shape the erosion had made in small sections of the cave enclaves. We saw the 'Bottomless Pit' which, as it turns out, is not bottomless. I was a bit upset by this as I didn't know why they would lie to us but the reason it is called as such is because when the pit was discovered, the explorers thought it was bottomless due to the low lighting and the fact that it is 140ft deep. I was still disappointed ...
... amp; fire departments were around quite a bit (which was appreciated every time I found a child who had lost his/her parents). I’m the kind of person who feels guilty around law enforcement even though I haven’t done anything wrong so that made for an anxious evening for no reason at all.
We’ve been watching the first season of Ripper Street, a BBC show that focuses on a police detective and his ...
... to get there. That being said, the GPS has led very far off track in the past—so we take the directions cautiously. We have to make sure we either have enough fuel for the entire trip or we have to know exactly where the major truck stops are to fill up. We have been forced on two different occasions to used our extra gas cans to make it the last few miles--it is not a good time.
... been a most challenging time! Our weather has been most extreme, but the work is rewarding, to say the least! We're including several photos of the different stages of the home building process. We worked on the interior of one home, the sheds for four homes and the framing of a fifth home. A dedication ceremony took place for one of the homes upon its completion (we've included a photo of the home owner and the ribbon-cutting). ...
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