Travel Blogs from Spartanburg
Hello from the Christchurch International Airport tarmac. We survived driving on the left side of the road. The first day of driving was pretty rough---both of us tended to hug the left (which here was the no shoulder side of the road, in the states it would be the center line obviously). However, we quickly adjusted and thankfully had no incidents. John and I have been up since 3:45 ...
... from the outside world - the spectacularly beautiful, pristine, private beach and clean, clear, calm water What made it a challenge? - coexisting with mosquitos, noseeums, and other pesky insects - adjusting our hydrating habits to accommodate the warm, humid tropical summer conditions without AC or electric fans Would we do it again? Probably not, because it is the type ...
I wanted to try out this new blog that Sunnie and I put together. I hope you don't mind, but we thought you would like to keep up with us as we travel over the next 30 days.
You may wonder, where is their first stop? It's no other place than the Motor City! That's right. We are stopping in my old stomping ground in Detroit City. ...but only for three hours.
Then off to LA. Sunnie's cousin was so nice to ...
Day three and four of our Civil Rights Movement bus tour covered a lot of common ground that already had been paved, by those who marched on before us. On day three; June 9, 2014, we departed the Drury Hotel at 8:30 A.M., (sharp) for Charles Sherrod Civil Rights Park for photo op's. The history in that park was unbelievable, especially with all of the Civil Rights Leaders names set in stone engraved in the red bricks, within a large circle. I (Renee' ...
... that over 50 years ago people of color were not afforded the opportunity to stay in a hotel such as that particular one.
Our tour group checked out of the hotel at 8: 00 A.M. sharp, and departed for Atlanta, Ga., the first stop was none other than the MLK Center. There we saw Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., and Coretta Scott-King's resting place, as well as the Eternal Flames that burned across from ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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