Staybridge Suites Grand Rapids/Kentwood
Travel Blogs from Grand Rapids
... I sang in the Madrigals choir, fell asleep in Economics (and Geometry, Chemistry...), and fell in love with Biology (and Psychology, Statistics...and Spanish!). I was the worst writer in my AP Language Arts class, usually scoring a 3 out of 9. And I never thought I would study abroad. After all, that was for the rich kids, right?
In college I learned otherwise. As I worked towards ...
My sister and I started playing 'stuff the suitcase' when I was 12 years old and she was leaving for Senegal, Africa. Its a game focused on cultivating the underrated ability to fit all that you need to pack in as little space as possible.
I've played the game countless times, and now I'm here, stuffing my suitcase with camera ...
... I really am underneath all that decoration. I've forgiven his guarded presence. He only needs time.
As I look at that person, I feel a sense of trust returning. His intuition seemed silent, and words fell from his lips without passion or conviction. But that's changing. That emotional intensity which empowered him, defeated him, abandoned him; It's on the horizon, winking with a cheeky smirk at the thought that it'd ever be put ...
... 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 ...
... in this world again, but I don’t want to take it all for granted like I once did and how most people still do. From the littlest things like walking outside and having clean air to breath and green trash-free grass to play in to bigger things like our educational standards, people don’t realize how lucky and blessed we truly are. I have lived this sheltered life for so long, worrying about myself, friends and family and my own dreams and ambitions that I ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool