Cutty Sark Efficiency Motel
Travel Blogs from Virginia Beach
So I haven't even been home a week yet and I'm already missing Australia. It was an amazing experience being able to go with Lynchburg College on this epic adventure and I could never say thank you enough for the opportunity. I had such an amazing time and I hope to go back one day! There is so much to learn when visiting Australia. Even though we were there for a month, and my brain is so full of new information, I feel as though I still ...
... you hang around and wait, so patience is key on ICW :-). one situation that barge was chatting with us we had to tuck way over so he could get by we only had a depth of 3 ft! I loved the narrow canals lots to see.
We had to go through a lock another new thing for us both, you have to get your bow and stern lines ready and out you go with life jackets on and do a temp tie on both it ...
... with my grandson, Logan and me sharing the other bedroom. Granddaughter, Kegan, gets the hide a bed in the living room. Every day is a logistical puzzle since there is only one bathroom.
Packing was accomplished on Monday and Tuesday with the load out taking two days. Fortunately, the load out was completed in time for us to join a bunch of the folks from Eric's old unit ...
... Division Commander. Also present was Colonel Kern who was Eric's area commander when he was deployed to Kandahar. The Colonel made the drive from Washington DC just for the ceremony.
Eric's boss, Major Decedue, did a wonderful job of recapping Eric's career. In addition to receiving the Meritorious Service Medal at this ceremony, of which I was extremely proud, I learned that Eric was selected as Airman of the Year on two ...
Eric, Justin and I started the day with lunch at Tucanos Brazillian Grill. It was a great meal with a huge salad bar called the Salad Festival. After getting your salads, servers deliver prepared meats to your table. We feasted on Chicken, Bacon wrapped Turkey, Steak, Pork and Fish. We also were served grilled vegetables and grilled pineapple. Everything was delicious and of course we all ate way too much. ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking