Quality Inn Aiken
Travel Blogs from Aiken
Diamox for altitude
Immodium and ciproflaxen
Water purification tablets from the Wolves
Surface RT and charger from Ben
I-pod and charger from Justin
Slider phone and charger
Camera, case and charger
Universal outlet adapter
**Full quote from Thoreau in Walden: "I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately, to front only the essential facts of life, and see if I could ...
... that night in the aforementioned Mexican\Sushi restaurant. Katy and Willie were awesome hosts as have all of Leslie's friends been on this trip. Katy had this thing called "work" that she had to go to the next morning and Willie had a polo game to play so we had to call it a night eventually.
See you tomorrow for my first every polo game!
... for. I wanted beef. He found beef on the menu but wasn't quite sure how it was prepared. He didn't recognize this one word, but it would come with gravy. He ordered for both of us, and when the food was delivered he realized that one word was an important one! To this day he enjoys telling the story a little too much about how he almost killed his wife by translating a menu wrong on our honeymoon.
Spanish, French, Italian, Greek, and Turkish ...
... the charm and beauty of Venice. I cannot imagine doing this trip in reverse. It wouldn't feel the same. Can it get any better than Venice?
The days at sea we will count all the different shades of Mediterranean blue.
Life is good. :-)
Sep 6-7: ATL to PHL to Barcelona
Sep 7: Barcelona
Sep 8: NCL Spirit Departs
Sep 9: Toulon, France
Sep 10: Pisa ...
... because every building has its own top of the line lock complete with oddly shaped handles that are beautiful, but not intuitively designed to immediately recognize its function. Very clever, French people. I have been overwhelmed by the showiness, the “publicness,” and the expense of it all, and I find it hard to digest. My childhood was one of very modest means, so displays of opulence tend to shut me down… I guess that’s why I found Africa ...