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Travel Blogs from Eden Prairie
... 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.
Weather: Start 18C gloomy with misty rain. End 4:30pm clear sky and 32C !!!
The temperature had almost doubled since I started this morning. As soon as I checked into my motel this afternoon I was straight into the swimming pool to cool down. It's now 8:30 and it is still 31C outside. I see that in London ON it is 16C. I don't know which is better.
Well today off into the countryside ...
... get a smile from Matness. After pictures and hugs, we got ready to leave, but the family had prepared a meal for us. It is strict WV policy that visitors do not eat or drink anything in villages, so our interpreter made some explanation to the family; our Moyo WV personnel had no such restrictions, so they had the meal. It was chicken (which looked very good) and Nshimba which looks like mashed potatoes, but is very dry. One is supposed to eat it with their fingers. Sort ...
... had provided 300 bicycles to Moyo. The bikes were distributed to families located farthest from the school, usually one per family. We met with the guy in charge of the program and eight students that had the bikes. Their stories were interesting. One boy lived over ten miles from the school and started walking at 3:00AM, sometimes missing his first class. At end of year test time, students arriving late still had to finish the test as if they were there on time. ...
... time in their lives! Big eyes, laughter, etc We then went around and let each kid try to blow bubbles. There were hoots of laughter as one of their classmates struck out the first few tries. Coaxing the shy ones to try it was a challenge, but I think eventually everyone blew at least one bubble. We then had them line up and gave each a colored pencil, and, being kids, they immediately began trading colors. Finally, we presented the teachers with school ...
Other places to stay in Eden Prairie
11391 Viking Drive, Eden Prairie | 3 star hotelfrom $76
11369 Viking Drive, Eden Prairie | 3 star hotelfrom $88
11552 Leona Road, Eden Prairie | 3 star hotelfrom $85
7780 Flying Cloud Drive, Eden Prairie | 3 star hotelfrom $84
11588 Leona Rd., Eden Prairie | 3 star hotelfrom $77
6330 Point Chase, Eden Prairie | 3 star hotelfrom $82
7740 Flying Cloud Drive, Eden Prairie | 2 star hotelfrom $67
7550 Office Ridge Circle, Eden Prairie | 2 star hotelfrom $86
11325 Viking Drive, Eden Prairie | 2 star hotelfrom $90