Travel Blogs from Salem
Auch diese Nacht haben wir uns ziemlich in unsere Schlafsäcke eingekuschelt. Auf diesem Plumpsklocampground hat's eine richtige Chipmunkinvasion. Überall sind die kleinen, eichhörnchengrossen, kleinen Nager unterwegs und es scheint, als verlieren sie die Scheu vor den Menschen, da ein kleiner Frechsdachs sich kek vor mich hinstellt und eine Sekunde …
I thought I would make a blog entry about my thoughts that led up to making the decision to go to Africa. How the location and company I'm volunteering through was picked and why in the world I chose Africa of all places? (Just some questions friends and family have asked me, so I thought, why not blog about it! lol) -Also thank you to my friend Breanna for helping me get the inspiration for this post & its title, even though she probably doesn't ...
The last two days have been full of scary stories from Egypt. Civilian clashes with police and military, mowing down of protest camps, shootings; scary. I've had many family members and friends question my decision to go. On the positive side, the principal of the school has been in contact to let us know that all is quiet at the school and surrounding neighborhoods. Both the protests and the violence against the protesters has been occurring an hour away ...
... We passed beautiful green blue lakes, the result of damns collecting the water from hundreds of waterfalls and cascading rivers. We took a short walk in the forest and aborted it after coming across bear poo on the track. Suddenly we realised the dangers. But lovely to get out for a brief walk down to a fast flowing river. Hundreds of motor cycles ride this winding road with its' many corners. We stopped at Marblemount on ...
... build up on the tooth and another appointment for a crown later on. What a relief. Now, if I could just make the walk home I would be nearly to my goal.
The walk home was uneventful - a little stiffness in my hip, but if I stopped every mile or so to stretch, I was fine. I was feeling much better about this day. I had decided to do a little pre-garage sale prep, then head out again at three to finish off my 10 miles for the day. Instead, I ate ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking