Juffair Grand Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
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... of trousers as soon as he left the airport. I did get to see a lightning storm in a spectacular sunset as I was landing however. That was pretty spectacular.
Getting through customs was a confusing mess, I kept trying to go though the Chinese line until I figured out where Americans went. I found my bags, waited for a broken elevator for 10 minutes before a very nice lady told me it was broken. I found Pook and was surprised to find another new teacher ...
... we naturally default to places of unresolved stuff. That is one of mine. Honestly, I quickly go over that when I saw the bed! Now THAT I did deserve!!! I think I’m gonna like me some Bahrain!!!
Tuesday, November 18th (Bahrain)
I had an appointment at a very prestigious school called Khuldoon National School. I got a cab driver, who wound up being my guy for the day. His name is Ali….such a sweet man. We talked about Bahrain, the politics, the infrastructure, ...
... they lacked, but they did have another book by Orson Scott Card, so I asked if donations were accepted. The women at the desk said they were and I should just bring them back there, I said I would probably have to mail them. After that I did the long march up the beach to the Bahrain museum.
I arrived through a well maintained and tree lined walkway leading to a variety of courtyards with different themes in each. One was full of sculptures, one was ...
... in this ginormous melting pot of nationalities. The car park is akin to a showroom full of expensive cars. Every day on the way to school Narelle takes a short cut through such rough terrain, thank goodness she has a 4 wheel drive, its like being in an episode of Top Gear. Ant on the other hand thinks he is a boy racer, and one leaves ones stomach at home and then it catches up when you arrive at said destination. Kit has the attention span of a gnat. He's fun, funny ...
... different information on the mechanism of the ship, statistics on our ship, information on the captain himself and how things have changed with cruise ships in the past years. Rick also attended the “Veteran’s Get Together” in the afternoon.
Of course with it being a sea day, Rick had choir and Chris worked on blog writings. Much of the afternoon was spent with us both uploading pictures from ...