Inn at USC Wyndham Garden
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So after driving for 7 hours (which, by the way, still felt like less time than driving the treacherously flat 3.5 hour stretch of highway from Tampa to Coral Springs) we got to Columbia, South Carolina. We made reservations at the Inn at USC - a very nice and charming small hotel - and were offered a glass of champagne when we checked in.
Ben and I, along with our Tennessee friends, Henry and Tricia McKinnon, have been preparing for this adventure to Alaska for a year and the time is finally here. We fly out to Minneapolis on Wednesday to spend a few days with cousins Cindy and Earl Grothman and then on to Forrest City, Iowa and the Winnebago factory on Saturday. We will begin our adventure on ...
After that someone was supposed to take us to our residence halls and show us around. Because my residence hall is a 10 minute walk away from the Horseshoe (which is the main part of campus) someone had to drive me so the volunteer student who took me to get my carolina card left me with someone who worked for the study abroad office. She drove me there and then literally carried out one bag and then left me out the front and ...
... directions. Cars, cars and concrete roads...Horrible. Anyway John and I drove to such horrible place as Walmart to add to our supplies for a nice new year eve dinner in the room. Among all those enormously fat waddling badly dressed Americans we strode and found treats such as ice cream, cashews and dips. Wont be fire works for us tonight but we will have a nice dinner together and as Andreas sad, our entertainment and special evenings will come on the ...
... and continued on big freeways to Colombia where we only pulled off because it was time to stop for the day. On our third motel visit we settled; Red Roof Inn costing $115 for two rooms. Food shopping at Walmart and we all hope we have enough food to last as for tomorrow too. Tedious to buy food eve single evening! Dinner for four in the boys ' room. We all ad to ave 'Healthy Cuisine' meals because they provide good plates which can be ...
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