Residence Inn Detroit Pontiac/Auburn Hills
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We have been planning this year adventure for 6 months and now we are scrambling to get everything finished before we leave. Thankfully a friend is taking some of our furniture and personal effects for the year since the storage unit is getting close to capacity. As we prepare to leave ...
... our way through river town and downtown.
After a good 15km walking around all day we were pretty hungry and we wanted to stay local, we found an Irish pub called Nancy Whiskey. They welcome every new patron with a free shot. We had a pretty good burger then after having another beer bought for us headed back to the hostel for an early night after no sleep at a 7am bus ride to look forward to.
First of all please note that the next 10 days of my holiday are the main reason for this trip which is to catch up with my brother and his family in Detroit, MI (well Rochester Hills). Therefore; I apologise in advance if the next few blog entries aren't that regular or of interest to everyone but I'll try and post something. So here goes...
As they say the best laid plans of mice and men often go awry and today was no different. After my ...
... why I wanted to go, other than I felt God nudging me to go beyond the walls of my comfortable world. The images I had of Haiti before the trip were from the news, their past, the political issues and of course of the 2010 earthquake. What I discovered was nothing short of amazing. Yes there is the dirt and grim but like I said before, the beauty in the people and the surroundings took my breath away and transformed my opinion of the country ...
... We have first class again and get huge seats. Meaning, we get a pillow, comforter, and our seat goes a full 180 degrees (Lie Flats). I think it's going to be funny to see how mom and dad try and work all the "techie" buttons on their seats.
I will hopefully post a few more pics on here to show you their reaction to seeing their seats for the first time and trying to work all the buttons.
I think we are ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services