Old Edwards Inn and Spa
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... their independence from Spain in 1811. The constitution was ratified in 1830. Uruguay has a socialist government. The current president is Jose Mojica, an interesting character. He donates 90% of his salary to charity, he refuses to live in the presidential palace, but lives on his farm in the suburbs. He uses the presidential palace only for official functions. He has one more year in his term. Montevideo is located on the Rio de la Plata, which ...
... right away, other two had not arrived. Cocktail time, Jane's bag and my other one still had not arrived. Went to dinner at 8:00, then to a show (singer/jazz pianist with sax and drums accompaniment, pretty good). After the show, I called again about our bags and was told that one bag was being held by security and they needed to see us. We were convinced that they had found our ...
... stopped at the lookout point for Looking Glass Rock. Looking Glass Rock is actually a gigantic ball of granite that was formed when magma cooled before reaching the surface and becoming a volcanic eruption of lava. The granite rock was buried for 100s of years before time and weather chipped away at the surrounding mountains exposing the rock. It is named for the way it reflects the sun off of its surface like glass.
We pulled into Brevard, and out of the clouds and Julian says as he looked around-I know where we are! Then we walked into to Rockys and he said I know this place and I love this place. He was a mixture of giddy and relieved as he settled down to eat a hamburger at Rockys. ...
... While we were in Cherokee we had a few minutes to kill before lunch. So we stopped at a small strip mall and Ryan wanted to go into this skate shop, so we did and the guy who worked there had his dog with him and it was the cutest thing in the world but it wouldn't let go of my pants and lanyard. We also say the creepiest hotel in America if not the world the Teddybear Motel. The ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
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