Travel Blogs from Stillwater
Unbelievable. That is the only word that I can come up with right now! I just received an email from
the Global Connections office here at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls, confirming that I will be studying abroad in China in February! This blog will allow me to keep contact with my family, friends, professors and fellow travelers as I travel this country of 1.35 billion people. Even though I do not leave for another ...
... we will take the midnight flight to Lima. While waiting, mom and I went "out" for dinner at a Cuban restaurant. We ate yuca, fried chicken, fried fish, spanish rice and plantains. The food was only ok but for the taste the price should be lower.
During the plane ride I like sitting by the window and seeing the view when we are in the clouds I took two pictures.
I don't want to bore you guys so I'll add more when I get to Lima.
... s of St Thomas, Saint Kate’s, Gustavus Adolphus College University of Minnesota and “Downtown.”
We said our good-bye’s on Friday morning, called Chicago cousins (Waller, Hanrahan, Ullrich) and gave them enough time to lock their doors if they wanted to… but instead we were welcomed to a slice of heaven on earth just outside of Chicago..
... was of course needed to rescue the damsels in distress. The pool was filled with cousins, aunts and uncles, etc...as there was a mini-family reunion BBQ at the Thull's. Most notably Jennifer's grandmother (the kids' great-grandmother) came to visit and got to spend some time watching the grandkids frolic in the pool. The evening ended off with the kids staging an elaborate grand opening of the "pet shop" including posters, billboards, a cash register, ...
Julie isn’t sure, but suggests that they build fires and sit around with friends and have a good time. She, on the other hand, is going fishing. Except that when we push through the reeds to look at the lake, we discover it’s so covered with duckweed and lily pads that the mallards are standing on it. Now Julie doesn’t have anything to do either, so we take a walk.
While we are out, the thunder starts. It’s weird thunder, because ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking