Residence Inn Salem
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... a full moon! A rare occurrence. And another lousy day! Overcast and some rain. I had planned to go at noon to a dance recital that was outdoors, but too cold, windy and damp so stayed home. Monica called later and we decided I would walk to their condo-.8 miles away- and then we would go somewhere for dinner. Clark was not feeling good and in bed - Monica showed me around the condo- beautiful 16th floor views – and many artifacts she has gotten at ...
... cents , 11 Czech Republic things, 5 cents Croatian, 2 Hungarian fillers (not in use), 10 Romanian lei cents, 3.70 pounds, 1 Ukrainian coin, 3 Danish kroner, 22 Norwegian kroner, 2.4 Latvia lats (no longer in use, exchanged for 2.85 euros at the bank), 1 Lithuanian Centu, 71 Polish cents, 3.5 Thai baht, 150 Indonesian Rupia, 15 Singapore cents, 20 Malaysian cents, 2 Japanese yen, 5130 Korean Won
... and board only, not for the actual volunteering. Which was great news to me while volunteering on a budget. At this point, for some reason I set a date in my phone calendar of November 11th and titled the appointment "Africa<3", before even contacting the Hostel to ask about openings. This is the date I was aiming to actually be arriving in Tanzania. (if you've read The Secret, this part will be intriguing to you) Next I got in contact with them ...
... are agreeing that the violence has to stop and they need to come to a peaceful resolution. Regardless of what happens, when you watch the news remember there are ratings involved. Things can get blown way out of proportion. I will keep you apprised of what is happening in my area; probably won't venture into the heart of the city. Remain calm and remember I am with experienced individuals who have invested a lot of money is us...they want to keep up safe!
... got to relax. Next day was a day trip to the Oregon coast. Brrrr. Beautiful but so windy and cold. The sand blowing off the beach hurt as it pelted our poor ankles. Rocks and driftwood were a nice change. Jeff of course loved the cold/ beach combo. Pat and I picked up Mexican for dinner and it was another relaxing evening. Monday was a bittersweet last full day. We took the kids to the riverside park, played at playground, rode the carousel, and hiked down ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center