Residence Inn Winston-Salem
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Ann is doing all the researching, emailing and reservations and I am letting her. I am mapping all the locations of sites and restaurants on Google maps. It's clear I have the more important job.
We go shopping on Wednesday to Nordstrom, since I have ordered ...
... to Blaz and the others, and got on an overnight bus to NC Greensboro. Let the fun begin. First off, the bus left from some dodgy as **** little store in China town. My cabbie on the way over was a really cool Russian film director, that was cool to chat to him. Anyway, I got charged an extra $10 for having a second bag, but then I was all like, 'I only have $7', they took it and said no more...so legit... Anyway I'm sitting next to a really nice African-American lady who ...
... not willing to sacrifice comfort and healthy feet for style.
Several years ago, I purchased "costume" jewelry at the local department stores for trips such as this. I understand that in Paris, less is more, so I will carry very little jewelry on this trip. I also understand that makeup is to be understated as well. So, a good moisturizer, some mascara and lip gloss ought to be enough!
There are ...
... br> I learned this from our trip to Italy last year.....use our State Employees' Visa Card for all purchases for the best foreign transaction fee. It's 1% of the purchase instead of the 3% charged by my regular bank cards.
The best news is....the trip is totally paid for! We determined how much we'd need, put money in a special savings account, and now, all we have to do is go enjoy what we've planned!
I'll talk about wardrobe and packing in my next entry.
... her a while about life, medicine, how much fun understaffed nursing is and what I'm doing out here writing at a Sheetz.
To Marion for the evening in my hammock on the east ridge of Mt. Mitchell. I will be working at mountain gardens with Joe Hollis for the next few days (until Friday) and will scribble later.
I am on part 7 of Gray's Anatomy (Anatomy of the Human Body, Henry Gray, 1918). Knowledgificating myself while dodging the rumble-strips.
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center