Travel Blogs from Alma
Right now I am just at home packing and getting ready to leave for my trip. i am posting this so that everyone can look and see what this blog is like and get used to where my posts and things will be. I will post things on here probably every couple of days if not everyday but I am not even sure ...
May 17, 2013
Step on Bus Tours took us to Clare, Michigan on May 17, 2013. Clare is about two hours northwest of Northville. Rose led ten of us there so that we could go to Yoder's Quilt Auction and Flea Market.
Our first stop was for lunch at "Cops and Donuts." The Clare City Bakery was begun in 1896 and was about to close in 2009 when nine Clare police officers pooled their money to save it. This ...
Met another wonderful couple who have been members of the Evergreen Travel Club for several years. Wonderful host, Marvin & Barbara, and their adorable cat "Simon". Wonderfully preserved old home in the historic distict of downtown Midland, ...
Was up early to avoid the heat and set off on what turned out to be a pretty straight but quite commercial stretch of road. I got to Clare in baking mid 90s heat having cycled 90m and very glad that I had set of early. I had had the occasional dog incident but luckily on each occasion the low rumble of thunder of the baying beast was quickly shortened by either the cage they were stationed in or the leach they were attached to ...
... to the north and the Ionian Sea to the south.
The second part of our trip will be spent in southwestern Italy, so excited to visit Italy again. We won't spend any time in Brindisi, Italy which is on the eastern shore, instead we'll travel to the western side of Italy where we'll spend a few days in the Sorrento region. While in southwest Italy we'll visit the ancient city of Pompeii and the island ...
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