Travel Blogs from Tucson
... br> PIMA Air and Space museum
If you are interested in Military planes, this is the place to go – this is one amazing museum, and every plane has a plate indicating, what it is or was how long it was in use - so what was all to discover:
- A lot of different helicopters: small ones, rescue helicopters, large and super large ones
- a heavy lift transport helicopter looking like one large spider
My sole objective for my visit to Tucson was to finally meet up for the first time with many of my FB friends based here. Over the past few years, starting with my HS friend Shari back in NYC, then leading to her Tucson-raised cousin Tracy, and then thanks to other friends engaging with "friends of friends" in many discussion threads, somehow I developed a network of very nice people here in this area.
This morning all 4 of us woke up at around 10 o'clock. We checked out of our hotel at 11:30 and got 15 dollar refund because the Internet didn't work the night. For lunch we won't to Denny's but only Rens and I got something to eat Mactar was a little disturbed because of his wallet and Richard is a very picki eater so he would rather eat peanut butter jelly sandwiches instead of eating at Denny's. After lunch we went back to the hotel to use their Internet. We wanted ...
... Greg and I joined the casino club and in return received vouchers for the casino buffet worth $20 and $10 credits each. So we had a really good supper and then played the 1 cent slot machines. It was a lot of fun and we walked away with almost $28 more than when we walked into the casino.
Travelled today: 400 km
Travelled to date: 11548 km
Midday temperature: 15C
Packing for a 2 week vacation is one thing...packing for a 5 month trip to South America is another.
The key is to pack light but how do I keep it light yet basically include everything from a bikini to a winter coat? I thought I would have been a pro packer after 5 and a half years working ...