Riverfront Hotel Grand Rapids
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Sometimes having low expectations can be a good thing. I was expecting my week in Grand Rapids to be boring at best. I don't know what I thought it was going to be here....industrial maybe. Well there certainly are those parts of town, but overall Grand Rapids is quite pleasant. It has a really cute downtown area and a huge park that runs alongside …
... I sang in the Madrigals choir, fell asleep in Economics (and Geometry, Chemistry...), and fell in love with Biology (and Psychology, Statistics...and Spanish!). I was the worst writer in my AP Language Arts class, usually scoring a 3 out of 9. And I never thought I would study abroad. After all, that was for the rich kids, right?
In college I learned otherwise. As I worked towards ...
My sister and I started playing 'stuff the suitcase' when I was 12 years old and she was leaving for Senegal, Africa. Its a game focused on cultivating the underrated ability to fit all that you need to pack in as little space as possible.
I've played the game countless times, and now I'm here, stuffing my suitcase with camera ...
... Am I worthy of happiness?
It's this type of questioning that dooms the one that asks. He's lost that initial indifference, he's lost the strength of those steps that put everything else behind him. It is within the self that one finds that restorative affection so commonly sought for in others.
With these notions I chopped off my hair. Damn near all of it. Shaved my face too. I wanted, if only for a moment, to ...
Drove to Holland State Park. Stayed 2 nights. VERY busy campground. Everybody goes to the next door beach. We went swimming in Lake Michigan right away. Very hot 90's. Water was 'pretty' clean.
Jim and I rode our bikes 5 miles into town (no water) and finally found a place to have lunch. We ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet