Quality Suites Buckhead Village
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The Atlanta airport is very big! We had to ride a subway to get to our concourse. We walked around in the food court and i got a burrito. We still have one more hour until our flight takes off so we're just sitting around waiting. I am a little nervous about this long flight, but it will be ...
Yup. All three of us. Rosa too. It really is an amazing visit and the highlight of the trip so far. Very difficult to think of all the metaphors. But the line from the 1979 film Escape from Alcatraz rings in my mind. When the Warden tells Clint Eastward on arriving at the Rock: "If you break rules you go the jail. If you break the prison rules you go to Alcatraz" It is quite a forbidding place. Especially as it's been shut for 45 odd years and starting to ...
... train or steamboat, so that left looking at the carving, visiting the museum and riding the tram to the top of the "big granite rock". What to do, what to do??
When we left the campground, it was cloudy and the weather forecast called for thunderstorms starting about noon and the tram people must have thought so also, because the tram was closed due to high winds. So that left looking at the carving and maybe visiting the museum and even that ...
... War. It was an interesting place with some interesting stuff like the Great Locomotive Chase and the fact that after WW II, France presented 49 box cars to the US as a Thank You for helping them after the war (probably the last time they gave us a gift of any kind). The car was part of the MERCI TRAIN and each state was presented with this box car full of gifts. The Texas car is in Austin at a VFW post and the most of the gifts are in the musuem at ...
... it. Now we are waiting to see if we can get on the plane ✈️ To Chicago. It's looking good, but it's a small plane. I'm more worried that our bags will have to checked, which will add a whole other complexity with us deciding to leave last minute this morning. Life as a ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services