Holiday Inn Express Holland
Travel Blogs from Holland
Day 21: Traverse City, MI to Holland, MI
Miles traveled: 248
States covered: Michigan
Weather: Overcast, rainy, and windy with frequent sandstorms
Meltdowns: 0 notable ones.
Highlights: Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, climbing the dunes, watching a storm come in at Saugatuck
Abby QOTD …
... to reach fluency in Spanish! Putting my newly found writing skills to work, I applied to scholarships that set out to fund people like me, and I received the Gilman Scholarship that has financially enabled me to explore where I didn't think I ever would.
In Grand Rapids, I learned the building blocks of Spanish. In Marquette, Michigan, yo aprendía como hablar, escuchar, escribir, y ...
... books, journals and long skirts. There's something raw to being able to carry all you need on your back. It's freeing to realize how portable you are, how much you can sustain and rely on yourself.
My bags are all packed and sitting in a row by the door like a strangers shoes, itching to leave. There's last minute lists ...
Our adventure begins early on the morning of January 9. This was the scene in our back yard after about two feet of snow fell in the weeks before our departure. Sub-zero temperatures, but it had been cold and snowy since my last golf game on November 5. T. J. came out and spent the night with us, then took us to the Grand Rapids airport ...
... Am I worthy of happiness?
It's this type of questioning that dooms the one that asks. He's lost that initial indifference, he's lost the strength of those steps that put everything else behind him. It is within the self that one finds that restorative affection so commonly sought for in others.
With these notions I chopped off my hair. Damn near all of it. Shaved my face too. I wanted, if only for a moment, to ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center