Holiday Inn Express Woodland
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... it. But we did what we always do to settle our nerves about the unknown - turned to the World Wide Web. Just to clear up some misconceptions about Zimbabwe (some of which we also needed clarifying): Zimbabwe is a country on the continent of Africa. It is located in the southern part of Africa, landlocked between Botswana, South Africa, Mozambique, and Zambia, far from the equator. Thus, it is not extremely hot, humid, or tropical as some ...
... and illness and other torturous, self-inflicted experiences.
The next day was Ben's interview, so after making a good breakfast to prepare him for the interview, he dropped me off at his grandparents. They were not in initially when I got there so I had to let myself in, and make myself at home. I felt a bit like an intruder. When they did get back they came with another elderly family member and it ...
... the apex of the island where the tea house still stands. A one mile walk from the road with your bags will see you to the sleeping quarters/hotel that was also built by the same lady. She wanted a particular look using rock and had constructed a european style house with conical style roofs where required. The picture at the lookout said the house was there, but I couldn't see it through the trees. Maybe I can find it when I look at the pictures when I get home. Back in the car, ...
... the "Orbiter." I laughed so hard I cried. It was the fastest spinning ride I have ever been on and the scariest. I'd like to think I love thrill rides and it takes a lot to scare me, but goodness, this was so scary.
We then spent the night at Trevor's apartment in El Dorado Hills. He was sweet to have us, especially at last moment's notice and because he is in the process to moving to Elk Grove.
Home! Home! Home! Today I spent the day running around buying all the small stuff for my trip! I raided Target's travel section and then went to REI to buy some heavy duty backpacking supplies! Everything is strewn about my dad's living room floor right now, and I hope to have everything all packed by tonight! I was initially going to use my dad's pack, but today I found out that there is a reason there are packs ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility