Augusta Marriott at the Convention Center
Travel Blogs from Augusta
... Hybrid solar-battery powered flashlight
Sleeping bag from Kara
Two mid-size carabiners
Rope "paracord" bracelet my youngest sister made for me
Steel necklace from my dad
Rubberband bracelet from my middle sister
Cloth napkin and washcloth
Candles from St. Paul's
Prayer beads from the Steinkes
Two pairs of jeans (one for farm work)
Having been here two years ago for Katy's and Willies wedding (Yes we attended Kate and Wills wedding my British royalty fans), We once again find ourselves in the equestrian capital of of the south. We arrived in town early around 2pm and revisited our favorite places from our last visit (AKA the Aiken Brewery) . Katy and Willie were hitting up two weddings this ...
... for. I wanted beef. He found beef on the menu but wasn't quite sure how it was prepared. He didn't recognize this one word, but it would come with gravy. He ordered for both of us, and when the food was delivered he realized that one word was an important one! To this day he enjoys telling the story a little too much about how he almost killed his wife by translating a menu wrong on our honeymoon.
Spanish, French, Italian, Greek, and Turkish ...
... the charm and beauty of Venice. I cannot imagine doing this trip in reverse. It wouldn't feel the same. Can it get any better than Venice?
The days at sea we will count all the different shades of Mediterranean blue.
Life is good. :-)
Sep 6-7: ATL to PHL to Barcelona
Sep 7: Barcelona
Sep 8: NCL Spirit Departs
Sep 9: Toulon, France
Sep 10: Pisa ...
So how was my trip to France?
I have had the last four days in Marseille to formulate a synthesis of my time in France, and I have yet to really process it all. But here are the main points that have been rattling around in my brain, nonetheless.
1) Public Transport: I have been enthralled by the mass transport system here. It is a marvel of modern engineering and a massive public works project designed to move loads of people efficiently ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service