Travel Blogs from Vernon
... Our talk was exactly what I needed -- she told me that I am capable of embarking on this journey, that I have the right (small) amount of reasonable expectations, and then shared some stories about trying to navigate in Japan, where she didn't speak the language. Basically, she reminded me that when I travel, I enjoy the challenges and misunderstandings just as much as the scenic views and novel experiences.
... like the final morning for instance).
The drug busts and "Alpha, Alpha, Alpha" calls - oddly these went hand-in-hand and left folks with a feeling of being scrutinized. Everyone felt like they were being watched for illegal activity (even those who had nothing to hide) and the alpha alerts just put us all on edge like at any minute someone was going to accidentally kill themselves. There really isn't anything to do ...
... shop, Jamie Mann (the girl who's apartment we're staying at) picked us up on the way home from work so we didn't to walk back.
After about 5 minutes of being back in the apartment Jamie called me to say she was at the bus stop with a smile on my face I walked out the door, down the stairs and headed towards the bus stop, realising 5 minutes into the walk I had no idea where the bus stop was I called Jamie Mann to get directions.... Once they ...
... oh--noooo" because it up on the side of the valley and wen u get to the top of the tower to head dwn the slide, it seems like you can see the whole of new jersey because it soooooooooo high up, it scaressssssss u lol.........but wen u fly dwn the slide it sooooooo fast but u get a proper buzz at the end....... and the other scary ride is the high anxiety one because uve got four people on a ring and u jus shoot dwn a tunnel n u get thrown out of the tunnel n suddenly ...
... see the sun set over the ridge.
Later 4 of us got lost trying to find water after dark
watuaga NJ 19 miles we stayed at a trail angels house. Woke up
sore and tired after a long day. Hiking was nice again. I saw a bear
today on the trail. At the end of the day we were hanging around this
park and this lady drives up. Alice is a trail angel! She picked us