Travel Blogs from Henderson
I am hoping to have time to keep up a travel blog so that friends and families of travelers will know what we are up to. Of course, I am at the mercy of the Internet which does not always work at our hotels. But I will do my best. I am sure the students are ...
After two long flights we are finally in Bangkok. We are staying at a hostel outside of a fantastic night market. So for a late dinner students wandered around the night market and tried lots of interesting dishes sold by venders...pad Thai, noodle soups, roast ...
I am using this entry as a test of the mobile app I just installed. Seems to be pretty easy.
Our first flight is to Dubai...too bad we don't have time to explore.
Overall, we will travel for about 21 hours...plenty long but lots of movies to watch.
We will get to Bangkok in the evening and will arrive at our hostel around 8:30 pm. But note that is OUR time...which is 12 hours ahead of Virginia. So it will be morning for ...
Getting ready to take students to Thailand for a study abroad program. We have put about 25 contact hours in already learning lots of information about Thailand and SE Asia. Topics have included:
A. Geography of SE Asia
B. Introduction to Thailand and its economy
C. Economics of rice, government policies, and how it relates to protests
D. Economics of international trade and trade in SE Asia
E. Market for counterfeit goods and their impact
F. Economics ...
Set off early, with a 'to go' breakfast and headed the 90 miles to Appomattox Court House.
That is the actual name of the town in 1865. Went through mainly farming country and it was a good run, with plenty of nice scenery...
Arrived at 0835, just as it opened and discovered that it was 149 years ago this morning that the Confederate troops of the Northern Virginia Army actually surrendered.
Generals Grant and Lee met (at the ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Free parking
- Pets allowed