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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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The start of our trip.
Departure from Huntsville toward Chicago. Got an all day lay over in Chicago because there is only one flght to Chicago from Huntsville.
All went well other than the American Airlines agent had to physically complete the baggage connection between Paris and Malta. This meant that he had to hand write the ultimate destination. I don' think he has ever heard of Malta.
Onward and ...
... the canteen - most things are pretty good when free! We did the short drive to the airport but after we returned our 'borrowed' towels to the Marriott. Jordan for packing them in our suitcase - better to blame the than buying some for just a couple of showers. Had a much needed, completely well earned drink at the airport before taking the 32 minute flight to Atlanta - they have special rockets on dem planes I'm ...
... of a break from the kids while they did a secret mission & we were left to design our mission patch. Everyone pretty much sat there & it took a lot for me avoid going into full teacher mode. In the end, of course, the girls did the work while the boys talked shop. So with my less than stellar artistic skills I put the ideas together & one of the other 'moms' did all of the actual artistic shading & coloring. After an early Mexican themed lunch we did training for our ...
... accent?? Maybe if we were from Queensland or Western Australia I'd accept an accent but not Victorians?! So we had a 'team' photo, then did the multi-axis trainer ( the spinny thing), did training for our first mission & built a rocket...all before dinner! Fish & chips or Pit roast for dinner, then learnt about exercising, eating, going to the toilet & even vomiting in space - I wish that talk ...
... it up as a tourist site. On the premises, they have added a distiller, restaurant, lodge, and a gift store.
Galen and I took a day trip to downtown Nashville to visit places like Tootsie's, Ryman Auditorium, Musicians Hall of Fame, ate some great BBQ and walked our shoes off!!! We then went to the Opryland Hotel and took off to the mall for some very good Mexican Food before heading to the Grand Ole Opry to see country stars like Carrie Underwood and Trace Atkins.