Travel Blogs from Grand Rapids
... to be unhappy, then I could go somewhere else.
-----But for now, and possibly forever, I wanted to be in my hometown. I had friends and family here, most of whom I hadn't seen in sixteen months. All four of my grandparents were still alive. Old, but alive. A lot of people had said to me when I was traveling: "You're going to have a lot of stories to tell your grandkids." Heck, I was going to have a lot of stories to tell ...
On November 11, 2014, we will be leaving Holland, MI and going to Bluefields, Nicaragua to stay for 7 weeks with our friends, RCA missionaries Adrian and Bernardeth Kelly-Bobb. Adrian is a pastor and Bernardeth is a medical doctor. We will be helping in their daily feeding program for 120 children that live in the slums of Bluefields. We will also be working at 2 group homes; 1 for adolescent boys and another for adolescent ...
Today we had a few hours to visit another Art Prize venue so we decided to visit the Gerald R. Ford Museum in Grand Rapids. Beautiful September weather allowed Larry and Brandon to play nine holes here at Stonewater GC, then dinner at The Fire Rock Grille. Another great ...
The life of a traveler is stitched with good-byes. It’s a sacred paradox; endlessly synthesizing the waves of new experience with the shores of the past. In each moment there is both arrival and departure, reunion and separation, love and despair; and the whole thing, the months and years that trickle down our backs as the world spins on, is something that goes beyond words.
Fact is; you can’t wrap enough syllables around travel. No number of nouns ...
... lot of work, but it is obtainable for everyone. If a person tells me that it "must be nice" then they don't understand the effort it took for me and all of my fellow Kenya trip mates to make this happen. So, if you want to go somewhere, go. If you want to change the world, change it. If I've convinced one person to go somewhere they haven't, then I've accomplished my goal. Dream big. I have, and will continue to do ...
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