Travel Blogs from Hudson
... forces you to have firsthand encounters with the world. The world the way it is, not the way you imagine it. Your body will collide with the earth and you will bear witness. In this way you will be compelled to grapple with the limitless kindness and bottomless cruelty of humankind – and perhaps realize that you yourself are capable of both. This will change you. Nothing will ever again be black-and-white.”- Mark Jenkins
... we will take the midnight flight to Lima. While waiting, mom and I went "out" for dinner at a Cuban restaurant. We ate yuca, fried chicken, fried fish, spanish rice and plantains. The food was only ok but for the taste the price should be lower.
During the plane ride I like sitting by the window and seeing the view when we are in the clouds I took two pictures.
I don't want to bore you guys so I'll add more when I get to Lima.
... times. I've been through the ropes a couple times, if you know what I mean.
Like I said, happens to us all occasionally.
Well. Most seasoned travelers will just knowingly nod but for you noobies out there, here's a HIGHLY USEFUL travel tip.
Are you ready for it?
It doesn't work very well. All that happens is you end up rushing around panicking when you can't find what you need ...
We have been planning this trip for about six months and the day is finally here. We headed to the MInneapolis airport around 5:00 pm for a bus ride to Forest City, IA, where we will spend the night in our new "home".
We arrived at the Minneapolis airport transit terminal in plenty of time and some of us were loaded on the first ...
Made it to Minneapolis! Stopped by Best Buy and got a 400 watt power inverter so let the video games begin! We are headed to dinner at a friend of Dick's (a Buckeye, go figure!). They are cooking out and live on a lake so we are planning on taking a pontoon boat ride as well. The weather is beautiful here... Zach can't wait to go to the Mall of America...he is ready for the rollercoasters! More ...