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... After an early morning arrival in Papeete, take a short flight to the neighbor island of Moorea. Enjoy a half-day sightseeing tour of Moorea in the afternoon and experience the mythical "Bali Hai", made eternally famous by James Michener in his book, Tales of the South Pacific.
A free day, to relax on the beach, shop, eat and booze in Moorea
Flight leaves Moorea early this morning, connecting in Papeete to a nonstop flight ...
... so they mustn’t have sunk. In arvo went to Radio Shack – ask about CB radio thingy. After that Greg and I went for bike ride on trail alongside river and we crossed to other side via suspension bridge. Stopped at spots, I took photos and Greg checked out people fishing as a lot seem to fish this river. We could see the fish from the suspension bridge. Checked out small old cemetery on way back, lot of ...
... to our next turnoff, Kankakee State Park Trail. This a huge beautiful park with camping, hunting (we know because of a hand painted sign warning us to stay on the trail!), fishing and a paved hiking and biking trail that is 10.5 miles long. Wait again, only half of that trail was paved, and by this time (3 or so in the afternoon and 35 miles behind us) it was to say the least, grueling! No rain yet even though the forecast called for thunderstorms in the afternoon and ...
... furniture, work tables, beds, dining room furniture,..... Unreal!
Then visited the neighborhood to see all the houses he designed. Brilliant!
Then I visited Hemingway’s home and museum. He grew up in Oak Park, the same neighbourhood Wright worked in. Very upscale area.
Travelled on the El to Oak Park. Only white person on the train. Passed derelict areas (black) to reach the Rockcliffe of Chicago. Great day to see creativity in two areas of ...
... a serious
motorhome, (four-wheel-drive truck) would have been able to attempt the
crossing! So was back the way we came to a signpost in the middle of a
grubby little town pointing to the R304 which was supposed to be an
Let me talk a little bit about the
little towns and villages have been passing through, first of all there
is chaos with the traffic and parking and pedestrians, that goes without
saying, there is ...