Staybridge Suites Durham-Chapel Hill-RTP
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Today we are headed home. Another fun "Road Trip" has come to an end.
We had breakfast at the hotel, and are loaded up and trucking. Let's take bets on how long before we make a stop.
We learned a lot on this trip. We learned about the stupid camel thing, that the Little Dipper is fondu and not ice cream, how to find the bull, you can park for a short time in a handicap spot and not get ...
... and see the chapel. I mentioned that I felt like I was in a National forest and he said it is the Duke Forest donated by the Duke family and can never be built on. It started raining pretty hard so Leesa came inside to join me. We got some lunch and continued watching the massacre. Oh sorry, that would be football game. Game over. Tech loses. They are lucky it wasn't worse than it was. So much for football. Better luck next time. Now back to the room ...
... Duke. We also saw the Forlines House which is the home of the Duke Alumni Association.
Finding the parking lot is not so easy. Haven't we seen that lake before? Yep, and we are seeing it again. I am impressed with all of the trees on the campus. It feels like you are in a National Park. It is absolutely beautiful with the stone buildings and all the trees. We finally found the parking lot for tomorrow. Whew, that was tough.
We have now been staying with Cam (along with his house mates Nick and Gienia) for ten days and recuperating (!) from over seven weeks of intensive travel. It is surprising how much it takes it out of you. Durham is very pleasant at this time of the year. The daily temperatures have reduced to between 28-32 degrees and the humidity is less so the days much more pleasant. You can actually go out and explore without ending up exhausted from the heat and constantly in need of a ...
... have different laws, some moderate and some strict, it’s not worth the risk.
Drinking and Driving Abroad
When traveling across the continent it’s not uncommon to become immersed in the culture, which includes eating and drinking. Universally, alcohol is often used to bring friends together, to be enjoyed with food, and to set the mood for a party or a ...