Holiday Inn Express Clayton
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Just in case you have been wondering where I've been and what I'm up to now, well I've been enjoying a little hospitality from some new found friends. Yes, so far in my experience the South is definitley living up to it's repretation as being friendly and hospitable. For a few weeks I was staying with family in the Northern part of NC, enjoying some great laughs and interesting stories. I also ...
... to a pot of cheese whilst the waitress was watching which was quite embarrassing I just said sorry and sort of ran away. There were chocolate fountains and lots of other puddings for dessert but I mainly had marshmallows and strawberries in chocolate with a brownie on the side which was nice. Jake had the same and then he got some cotton candy too which Jess and Andy told us the Aussies call Fairy something which was weird as I thought everyone called it cotton ...
Well, I'm packed up and ready to go. In fact I'm currently sitting in the Raleigh airport awaiting my flight to JFK, which will then take me to Doha, Qatar,where I will meet up with Matt and Frida, then I THINK I have another layover in Singapore, and finally Bali. As far as packing goes that's pretty self explanatory, but I do want to mention a few things that I believe to be travel essentials. But first I'll talk about my interesting morning.
After an epic sendoff ...
... counter and then fellow students and supporters joined in and took it in turns to sit at the stools. The end result was Woolworths changed their policy to let the blacks sit at the counter with the whites. But what got me was it appeared this did not come about because it was right but because the store was loosing money and they had to get people back in the store.
... the Duke Basketball Museum, and then the kids went mad in the souvenir shop. We then went on to University of North Carolina. There was no tour organised here so it was straight to the bookstore for more souvenirs. In the afternoon we travelled to Raleigh for 3 of the teams to play against the Raleigh Hawks. The VB1 team had a convincing win over the Hawks, ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center