Travel Blogs from Grand Rapids
July 3A Bit Fatter, Meier Gardens, Amore
Cooler morning so on go the linen pants but lo and behold they feel tighter! Oh oh, yes indeed Bonney needs to lose a few kilos on her return to Oz! And we won't mention the tummy on you know who...?judy kindly takes us to a huge mall to get a few things we need ( a new suitcase, this time with 4 wheels, how wonderful, and some replenishment for Jon's ...
... a new building designed by a Thai architect with a few standout works, one being a streetscape by Richard Diebenkorn, the sort of painting that makes me wish I could paint like that,the other being Folding the Sheet, by local GR artist Rick Beerhorst, b. 1960. A couple of good Warhols. Also a show of Michigan Design which included some wful Chares Eames and Bauhaus furniture. Downtown GR has an enormous Alexander Calder red sculpture, you know big boys stuff! and ...
... the cab and her phone was inside still alive and beeping. Went to see Genelle, Steph's hot sister at the restaurant that she works at by a lake. Chilled out there munching down a juicy burger. Went to another one of Crystal's friends house who had gone to Oregon. We chilled by the lake watching people lapping around on wake boards and jet skis. Went for a refreshing swim, Crystal's friend's dad bought out some beers. Eventually left to go and meet up with some more of ...
... Miami. Drove up to Grand Rapids where met Crystal Steph's best friend from high-school. Crystal took us to her local liquor shop, bought a cheap, huge bottle of Belvedere Vodka. Met Carolin one of Crystal's friends who's very good looking. She later revealed that she is a body builder and has gone on to win number one female body builder in Michigan. Went ...
... shoes, jacket, backpack, out comes the computer, any metals, and liquids, anything in my pockets. I finally get through that and I have 10 minutes to get to my flight. I start running down the halls and I get to customs. :| They allow me to go in the express lane but it is taking forever. From the line I can see my plane and people are still boarding. The clock is ticking and I don't have much more time. I am in line with multiple other people who are trying to get ...
Other places to stay in Grand Rapids
4855 28th Street SE, Grand Rapids | 1 star motelfrom $55
4721 South Division, Grand Rapids | Motelfrom $61
35 28th Street Southwest, Grand Rapids | Motelfrom $55
3524 28th St SE, Grand Rapids | 1 star motelfrom $43
777 Three Mile Road, Grand Rapids | Motelfrom $55