Riverwood Inn and Conference Center
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- Shuttle bus service
- High-speed internet in room
- Conference facilities
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
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So we did some shopping, i found a cool new clothing store - now my favourite, not only excellent service but great prices. OMG the prices - even with sales tax everything is SOOOOOO cheap.
Our second night in Minnesota was the long awaited dinner with the lovely Steve Graner - CTA Director of NME and his delightful wife Suzie and their son Luke. Steve, Suzie and Luke treated us to a delicious dinner at Wise Acre Eatery - where they grow all ...
... though he only had his expired green card and extension letter with him. He was finger-printed and photographed, however. My brother, Bill, picked us up at the airport; he had Hugh's newly issued green card with him, just in case. So, we are back home again and Hugh is officially a permanent resident of the US! Our body clocks are getting readjusted after the six hour time change. I was up the first morning at 04:00 emptying the suitcases, but today got up at a ...
... locals get around the city when the sidewalks outside below are filled with people and, more importantly, when the sidewalks are covered with snow and ice during their brutal winters.
After our downtown tour, knowing Bret loves architecture, she takes us by the Guthrie Theater, where a variety of performances are given every weekend throughout the year. The building is pretty impressive with something like ...
... beginning to get out of control and that things needed to be slowed down. However, that advice went unheeded. He was also the second President (Coolidge being the first) to be sworn in by Chief Justice/Former President William H. Taft. All in all it was quite an interesting Presidential Library. He and his wife are buried on the Library grounds. We also went over to the National Park which is the homestead of where he was born. It was quite ...
... match, on a tennis-sized field, a rugby match ensued. I guess big boys playing sport in small shorts is a sought after source of entertainment during Pride week. Needless to say, joining a few friends during and afterwards, we entertained ourselves and saw the weekend off in style.
So, a free weekend still contained some measure of action. Nevertheless, a free weekend is still a free weekend and it should be enjoyed, don't you ...