Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Detroit-Utica
Travel Blogs from Utica
We have been planning this year adventure for 6 months and now we are scrambling to get everything finished before we leave. Thankfully a friend is taking some of our furniture and personal effects for the year since the storage unit is getting close to capacity. As we prepare to leave ...
... maybe an hour sleep and I got maybe 3. So pretty tired reaching the border at about 6.30am we finally made it through customs an hour later. They let us through without too many questions, I do think the officer was impressed with our itinerary.
We caught a cab to the hostel as the walk seemed way to far after no sleep. Threw our bags down and hurried off to find some breakfast as it had been ...
... of weird. Part of the Canal is located in St. Catherine’s, Ontario, as is the Welland Canals Centre which had several exhibits about the history of that area including the War of 1812. The Canadian take on this war is somewhat different from America’s. The history is given there from four different perspectives which we thought was interesting.
Harriet Tubman of Underground Railroad fame lived in St. Catherine’s. According to a brochure, ...
... so much through them. Annette and Martha have been two women I have looked up to this whole trip. They have a passion for children's ministry but worked harder than dogs on the work site. And i do say we play bells and are willing to teach all who are interested some prayer yoga poses after returning home. Cheryl uses her medical knowledge in all situations whether with the Haitians or even on our own team members today! It ...
... I considered to be like a second mother to me, in I think 25 years (?) so she takes priority on this trip.
It's almost 6am now. I'm waking everyone up. It's time to get breakfast and hit the road. I want to see the 7 Mile Bridge and have lunch at Sloppy Joe's while I suck down a few Rum Runners (yummmmmmmmm)! I have to get Robb a little buzzed so we can shop without him thinking about the cash I'm spending. LOL!! Don't worry, he knows it!
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Free parking