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... to Kingston. Mark wants sleep in the USA tonight. Of course, we push it, the US is really too far, its 6pm there are no hotels with vacancy. Sara is in shutdown mode and Mark is scrambling. Good news, we get in the motherland and lo and behold a little motel/cabin with vacancy. It's 7:10pm and we shut it down. Cell phones back on. Fuel is $4 per gallon... cheaper than the $6 per gallon in Canada and the world is spinning normally ...
When we booked this tour, almost a year ago, it seemed so far away.
As time passed my interest and excitement has increased albeit somewhat sporadically.
About a month ago it finally sunk in and I began to do some research- the sights, attractions, hotels, itinery, etc, etc
A few days ago the suitcases made it up to the spare bedroom. After a couple of "dry runs" they are almost packed but more than likely there will be a few last minute additions and ...
... free alcohol made it feel a hell of a lot longer. However, sitting next to Poonam provided me with hours of endless in-flight entertainment via bullying. We touched down in Bangkok at 10:45PM. We squeezed into a very small van cab with ALL of our luggage finally arrived at The Golden Tulip Essential Vasu hotel around 1:30AM. Bangkok, you ready for us?
Gosh, pretty exciting! Two more sleeps! We'll see if this blog-thing works...! Janice
Hard to believe it's almost here.... and yes, Janice, it does work :-) Sue
Busy Packing the night before.... never the best part of the trip. Long day ahead of us tomorrow.
... Toronto, when 3 hours later the thunderstorm broke. More like a tropical storm. We were lucky to only be 2 hours late leaving - Toronto subways flooded, trains flooded, 106ml of rain in 2 hours. Could not see out the airport building windows because of the torrential downpour.
Back in UK. Beer at the Blacksmiths Arms. They gave us a wedding present of 3 loyalty cards fully stamped. Free ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Free parking