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Unbelievable. That is the only word that I can come up with right now! I just received an email from
the Global Connections office here at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls, confirming that I will be studying abroad in China in February! This blog will allow me to keep contact with my family, friends, professors and fellow travelers as I travel this country of 1.35 billion people. Even though I do not leave for another ...
... we will take the midnight flight to Lima. While waiting, mom and I went "out" for dinner at a Cuban restaurant. We ate yuca, fried chicken, fried fish, spanish rice and plantains. The food was only ok but for the taste the price should be lower.
During the plane ride I like sitting by the window and seeing the view when we are in the clouds I took two pictures.
I don't want to bore you guys so I'll add more when I get to Lima.
Arrived in Minneapolis (a place Eric and I said we'd never come back to) on time. However, once we got off the plane with our one million carry on/gate checked items, and figured out where we needed to be, we were just shy of running through the airport to catch our connecting. Seems as though the vacation planner (me) didn't leave ...
For the best walleye in town, we head to Sunshine Factory Restaurant & Bistro - a sort of Midwest supper club. The staff is super friendly, there’s free popcorn which is a plus for Bret. There’s also a girl up front selling Pull Tabs.
We've never heard of pull tabs, so Kristina buys us six at a dollar a pop. It's akin to scratch-offs, but all proceeds go to a youth sports organization.
We pull all the tabs and then lay the cards ...
... arrogant. The fact that english is always the 2nd language shows how much influence we have in the world along with the fact that most pop culture such as songs and movies are from America. I've heard that we can be a bit insincere being nice to anyone and everyone when we first meet them. For example, we will say, "how are you doing?" but in fact, not really care how they are doing. Whereas the Spaniards have a shell which can make it a ...
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility