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12F when we awoke can't imagine what 75F even feels like any more. Packed up the car and headed to the airport with our car and house sitter Miss Elizabeth in tow. Our flight was delayed slightly by de-icing however we were soon in the air and heading to warmer climates. Checked in at the hotel (bags all arrived!) ...
... for Tel Aviv on Sunday :) I found out yesterday I'll be living in an apartment with 10 other people. It's going to be insane and beautiful. My work is less than half a mile from my apartment, so I can walk or bike there in less then 10 minutes. I'm super relieved! But before that comes, I'm off to spend a couple days in the big city. Sending love and kisses to all of you. Know that I carry you with me where ever I go.
We decided to head down towards Detroit, taking the scenic route via Bay City .... or not .... as it turned out, not much to see along the way.
We went for a drive to see Lake Huron but the closest we could get was about 1 mile away, so we parked and went for a walk along a little path with extremely tall grass (10 ft tall in ...
... Bilbo. I, like Bilbo, have not been exceptionally interested in experiencing things outside of my comfort zone. A little bit about me: I attended college (to which I commuted) near my hometown; until recently, I have been hesitant about applying for excellent job opportunities away from my hometown; I tend to stick to my usual dishes at restaurants; and it has been a long time since I spent more than a week outside of my own personal Shire. Life ...
... of 400 families as
contrasted with the 2000 families it had when first built. Many members of the tour came from the
neighborhoods near these two churches and were dismayed to see the poor
condition of the houses and stores now.
Several described stores that were gone or the fun escapades they had
when growing up.
The tour also visited the New
Palace Bakery to be tempted by delicious Polish bakery ...
Other places to stay in Troy
200 W. Big Beaver Road, Troy | 4 star hotelfrom $110
850 Tower Drive, Troy | 3 star hotelfrom $115
2601 West Big Beaver, Troy | 3 star hotelfrom $110
575 W Big Beaver Rd, Troy | 2 star hotelfrom $117
5500 Crooks Road, (Formally Hilton Detroit /Troy), Troy | Hotelfrom $119
2537 Rochester Court, Troy | 3 star hotelfrom $85
1495 Equity Dr, Troy | 3 star hotelfrom $107
2600 Livernois Road, Troy | 3 star hotelfrom $72
2550 Troy Center Dr., Troy | 2 star hotelfrom $64
1525 East Maple Road, Troy | 3 star hotelfrom $85
2350 Rochester Road, Troy | 2 star hotelfrom $52
5500 Crooks Road, Troy | 3 star hotelfrom $50