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I recently made and impulse decision to take a cross-country road trip out to California to visit a friend. It seemed like a great idea at the time and I thought nothing could sway my decision. However, the closer it came to leave, the more I realized that I had nothing planned and wasn't ready. As the number of times I considered canceling the trip altogether increased, so did my determination and stubbornness to see it through. So that ...
... will ever capture the spirit of that movement. The rigor of a rattling train, the look of strangers you’ll never know, the heart of those that journey with you while carrying their farewells... it’s too much. And yet here I am, bent over this keyboard as I’ve been the past 4 years, clicking away, hammering at the soul of what it means to move.
The irony of it all is that; that’s life. No matter where we are, nomadic or not, ...
... the conference. They told us how much they enjoyed it here and that once we leave we will never want to go back home. Finally, I got to meet the rebounds. Filled with knowledge and wisdom of travel. They told us endless stories of the fun they had, and how lucky us outbounds were to be getting to start our own adventures now. They told us tips and advice and showed us their now fluent foreign language ...
... sad to see no one in the museum except us! back at Ande's sitting on the lovely deck amidst her pots and plants and colour and dear doggie Sophie, 1/2 Chow, 1/2 germ. Shepherd, drinking a very nice white from Chile and nibblies until suddenly it was deceptively 6pm and very light of course and so walked ourselves and dog back to Dave and Judy's for another delicious Judy meal of chicken breasts in stock with feta and capers and sultanas with rice and great salad.
... flight. We make it through customs and I have a minute! I am running and am almost there and someone tells me that they have closed the doors and that I have missed the flight. :[
I then get in line with the other people who have missed the flight and we wait to get put on another flight. I meet a guy around my age who missed the same flight and we kind of stick together. We end up getting put on the same flight later that day. AirFrance also compensates ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
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