Super 8 Motel Valparaiso
Travel Blogs from Valparaiso
... Art. Doing what as an intern you ask? Well, I'm not sure. I've heard various job descriptions, either working with imports/exports for an art supply company or else working with musicians to set up shows. It could be something entirely different, I guess we'll find out soon enough! This trip I will be traveling some with a group of students from Valparaiso. We plan on spending a few days at and around Yellow Mountain, a day in Shanghai, and ...
... will get you through it when you are pinned down by a storm with nothing but this pile of gear.
Packing is a re-union with these old friends - and it takes on a dreamlike quality. It is hard to decide who gets to come and who has to stay, and the only way to do it is to visualize how things will work. So packing involves a waking dream in which one imagines setting up the tent on scenic vistas, packing up gear on clear ...
... loaded bike down on a steep hill knows that it can be really hard to do. It isn't bad if you stay slow the whole way down, but if you let the bike coast too fast, which is easy to do on a mile long descent, it can be really hard to rein it back in sometimes.
Those new disk brake models look really good to me right now, and I was thinking of trying to get the parts together to make the switch on the Surly before this run. But, that would require a new wheel, fork, and ...
Here it is, months later, with stories flooding my memory bank. What an adventure! What a great time we had every day. Yeah, it was agonizingly tiring on the feet as we pounded the pavement. But what things we saw. Little things, as well as big things. And so often, the little quirky details are what stick in the mind.
I remember, among so many other things...Ken's role as keeper of the ...
April 2-11 Easter Break
April 16-18 Field Trip to Munich
May 01 Ascension Day / Labour Day Holiday
May 03-07 Midterm Week For IES Abroad Courses
May 24-30 Pentecost Break
June 24-25 Final Exams For IES Abroad Courses
June 25 Final Deadline For IES Abroad Term Papers
Somewhere in there are also trips to France and Switzerland. I'll post more details and lots of pictures very soon! Thanks for reading.