Hilton Garden Inn Richmond Innsbrook
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... leaves at 5:20 from Richmond. We fly to Philadelphia and then an overnight flight straight to Frankfurt. I didn't get good sleep last night and am not looking forward to jet lag and lack of sleep. It's going to put a damper on all of my fun-having. Hopefully I will be able to make up sleep on the plane (yeah, right). My children are looking forward to a ...
This is just the anchor entry so the map is complete. Train arrived about 11:10--almost exactly four hours late. Luggage delivered in about 5 minutes. Car was still there. (A good thing!) We arrived home again about 12:30 to a chorus of complaint from the cats, who, despite being very well-cared for by our house ...
So it's time for final reflections as I touch up the photos and entries.
I think that South Africa is far more complicated that I realized; that it is a country that isn't even on popular radar in the States so it was a great oppertunity to build off of a relatively clear foundation.
I found myself being forced to face my western mindset and get rid of it. A British/American sensibility doesn't get you to where ...
... children. One of the younger boys (age 5) fell to his death from an upstairs window. Another boy I think died of the fever and I'm not sure about the other girl. We stood in one of the parlor rooms where Lincoln came to speak with Davis - chills up my spine!! The rooms of that day had every color and pattern they could put in a room - today it would give you a headache!!
The Museum of ...
... indigenous tribe and learning how they live now and in the past. We will learn how they harvest cacao and then have a cooking class to learn how to turn the cacao into chocolate! We will visit the market town of Tena and spend time in the kitchen with the lodge's reputed chef learning to cook a meal unique to that region of the country. We also have plans to white water raft (bike day for Jeff...) one day. It is going to be ...
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