Days Inn Leeds
Travel Blogs from Leeds
... of it) is far easier. No time soon will I forget the 12 inches to a foot 3 feet to a yard mantra. Other than the change in measuring units, the work I am currently doing is not indifferent to some previous work that I have done. All people in the architecture department have been helpful and welcoming and I'm enjoying it so far! I have visited Auburn University and had a slight insight into the extravagant lives of college kids in the US. I clearly haven't watched ...
It wasn't the most exciting of rides we have done, although the roads were pretty good. We took an unintended detour due to the GPS and a missed turn so travelled from Missisippi; Florida; back to Mississippi and into Alabama today. The ride was broken up with refuelling; drinks and back on the bike.
We did stop in Chunky River Harley Davidson in Meridan on the way.
Got into our hotel and were greeted ...
... gold and brown.
You think of lands you journeyed through,
of paintings and a dress once worn
by a woman you never found again.
And suddenly you know: that was enough.
You rise and there appears before you
in all its longings and hesitations
the shape of what you ...
... walk. The French Quarter after dark, as any one who has been here knows, is a fun place to wander around and watch people and we had plenty of fun making our way there. We walk in and get seated right away and think this may be a good thing. Wrong, the first thing the do is serve us water in 16 oz. styrofoam cups, then we find out they don't serve beer or wine. To make a long story short, the food was good, but they were under staffed and unskilled in restaurant service. ...
... and a little hard to take day in day out. We give to different charities each month and we have continued with this even on our travels along with giving to random beggars. At some point you simply have to stop or at least give a little rather than a lot.
The park we were in turned out to be rather interesting. It is the scene of the massive race riots taking place in the south in the 60s I think – all along the park are ...