Sheraton Minneapolis Midtown Hotel
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... To the Robin Williams and the Sylvia Plaths. And to Elvis.
We made our way from Graceland north and meandered up the Mississippi. Farming and ghost towns. It was wild. It was as if certain communities just collectively walked away from the pursuit of the American dream. You’d see beautiful wrought iron signs like a canopy spanning the street with : ” Welcome to Downtown Historic Cairo”...and you’d go ...
... am most definitely not a Longfellow fan, but one of my favourite Urban Fantasy novels is 'War for the Oaks' by Emma Bull, which is set in Minneapolis and in which Minnehaha Falls (in the eponymous park) is an important landmark.
The name of the Park, of course, is based on Longfellow's poem's tragic heroine, Minnehaha, gf of Hiawatha.
The Falls, and the Park, are quite beautiful - as is the ...
... br> The city skyline is seen in the background and the whole area was a mecca for outdoor enthusiasts with people swimming, fishing, paddle boarding, running and cycling. It was about 90 degrees so people were obviously enjoying the summer weather that appears so briefly in these parts.
In winter the same paths are used by people for cross country skiing and on the lakes themselves people ...
... all good. Spending all of that time with amazing people made the whole trip better. Having someone to talk to, share stories with, and most of all, being able to experience these new excellent places together.
There was one other thing that we were supposed to walk away from while we were away on the trip. "The Top Three" is what it was eventually called, and it was the three things that we would talk about when people asked us, ...
... remain in place. According to my professor who is traveling up the Malay peninsula and meeting us in Thailand, this is nothing to worry about. From what he has seen, the protests have been peaceful. As long as we as Americans do not participate in demonstrations and stay clear of any protest, we should be fine. I wasn't planning on becoming a Thai activist, so I'm not too worried!
Well, that's all for now! You'll be hearing from me next in Thailand!