La Quinta Inn & Suites Pasadena North
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So my adventure began today in Houston. After effectively two sleepless nights in a row, there was no time for jet lag with my ride picking me up at 7:30am this morning. Joe Eck - Completions Global Account Manager - picked me up, driving 1.5 hours to the hotel, and drove me out to SRC (Schlumberger Rosharon Campus), to talk sand control and reservoir monitoring. Mark Teek was my tour guide (SRC Client Relations Manager), and gave me the run down in the SRC facility. ...
... reservation a month prior.
Low and behold, we had to take a bus!!!!
The sound of this was terrifying, "36 hours on a bus from Houston to Los Angeles. But you know what? It was actually as bad as it sounds, and it made Amtrak not so bad, however, we split it up and discovered one of my favorite new places that I had never been to, Las Cruses, New Mexico. Very friendly people, ...
... where are they from, what do they do, children, hobbies, vacations, you name it. Today I didn't think Herb would get to interview anyone, but he got to talking to the man who owns the restaurant, founded by his grandfather and the folks sitting across from us, who turned out to be from Sweden. We've been watching cruise ships in the harbor outside our room, too. Tonight we placed bets on which ships would still be in port. It's been a great place to stay, the "Imperial ...
We made it! It's exactly 10 pm and we are settling in on thr top floor of The Westin Excilsir. Our room has it's own balcony overlooking central city, WOW! The trip from Houston is long, almost exactly 24 hours. We stopped in London to change planes and Heathrow airport was a clean, modern maze. rome's airport leaves much to be desired, but we're just passing thru anyway.. Nighty night from our elegant ...
... ok! So, the next month was very long and a crazy process of me calling the embassy every day and saying “what is the status of my visa” and them giving me a very rude comment back. By the embassy I have been hung up on, called names, and treated like a child. I turned my papers officially in on May 2nd and the visa process took around a month. I had originally booked my flight on June 12th to leave on Pakastani Airline to ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility