Quality Inn Terrace Club
Travel Blogs from Grand Rapids
... to today, the eve of my adventure. Having planned the first half of the trip (complete with places to sleep other than my car and stretches of driving about 16 hours long), I feel somewhat less nervous. Somewhat. Overall, I'm a bundle of nerves mixed with excitement and determination. What great life adventure doesn't couple nervousness and excitement though? I can't wait to see the things America has to offer that I've spent far too ...
... will ever capture the spirit of that movement. The rigor of a rattling train, the look of strangers you’ll never know, the heart of those that journey with you while carrying their farewells... it’s too much. And yet here I am, bent over this keyboard as I’ve been the past 4 years, clicking away, hammering at the soul of what it means to move.
The irony of it all is that; that’s life. No matter where we are, nomadic or not, ...
... got to go around and meet so many other inbounds, outbounds, and rebounds. Each of those groups were in different stages of their exchange. The outbounds, the group I'm currently in, is a large group of excited kids who just are ready to leave the country. I didn't meet one outbound out of their minds excited for this upcoming year! The inbounds are just getting ready to leave, so they were the saddest ...
A Visit to the Community GardenDave takes me on his weekly run to get his due veggies.We pull up in front of a covered shed where an array of veggies are neatly stacked and where he gives his name. A chalkboard informs him of the quantity of each vegetable one is entitled to so we walk away with 2 beautiful heads of a red and pale green 'striped' mignonette lettuce with which I am not familiar, a bunch of Spring Onions (of which he was entitled to 2), 1bunch of ...
My first flight from Grand Rapids to Detroit was just fine. Actually, I had two seats to myself. But, that flight was only 35 minutes long. When we landed I had 45 minutes to get off the plane and travel to the other side of the airport to catch my flight to Italy. After running and sweating my way towards the other side, I made it with plenty of time. The gate attendant was nice enough to check my bag for me. I got on the plane and went to my seat and the guy next to ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility