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  • Day363

    Buffalo, USA

    August 28, 2017 in the United States

    Nach einer kurzen Nacht sind wir dann auch schon zum Flughafen aufgebrochen. An diesem Tag standen 4(!) Flüge an.

    Beim ersten Flug mussten wir gleich getrennt sitzen. Aber da wir beide einen Fensterplatz hatten, konnten wir wunderbare Ausblicke genießen. Gleich nach dem Start war ein aktiver Vulkan zu bestaunen und später konnten wir Kuba, die Florida Keys, die Everglades und die Stadt Miami sehen.

    Gut gelandet stand wieder die Immigration der USA an. Aber auch dieses Mal war der Vorgang zu unserem Erstaunen kurz und schmerzlos.

    In Miami stärkten wir uns noch gleich mit veganen Köstlichkeiten bevor die nächsten Flüge (Miami - Orlando - Charlotte - Buffalo) anstanden.

    Nach diesem Flugtag fielen wir in Buffalo kaputt ins Bett und waren glücklich, dass wir alle Anschlüsse ohne Probleme bekommen haben ✈ 😊 ✈
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  • Day12

    Niagara Falls.

    July 26, 2016 in the United States

    Vi startede dagen med morgenmad på motellet som i går. Derefter fik vi endnu en gang pakket bilen og satte kurs mod Niagara Falls, en 3 1/2 times køretur. Den gik med musik og planlægning af stoppet i Chicago. Vi var fremme omkring 14. Det var umuligt at finde gratis parkering i området omkring parken og turistkontoret, så vi måtte betale for parkeringen, det var dog ikke så galt, 10 dollar for hele dagen. Så fik vi bilen parkeret og gik til turistkontoret for at finde ud af hvordan vi kom til, hvad vi fandt ud af var 3 vandfald ved siden af hinanden, som udgjorde Niagara Falls. Der var vist max 500 meter til vandfaldet. Vi så første vandfald som var det næst største, fra udsigtsposten, derefter gik vi over en bro et stykke inden vandfaldet og gik til næste udsigtspost. Her var der god udsigt til det mindste og næst største vandfald. Så gik vi videre til tredje udsigts post som gav udsigt til det støsts vandfald, horseshoe fall. Når man stod på udsigtsposten der, blev man meget våd fra den vandsky der stod op når vandfaldet ramte vandet. Vi besluttede os for at tage en bådtur man kunne komme på så vi kunne se vandfaldene fra vand siden også. Så vi gik tilbage mod første udkigspost hvorfra man kunne komme med elevator ned til bredden ved foden af vandfaldene, hvorfra der sejlede både ud hele tiden. Vi fik udleveret et blåt plastik regnslag, det var der god grund til!! 😅 båden havde et øvre og nedre dæk, vi skyndte os op og få en god plads til forografering. Det var sindsygt smukt fra land men mindst lige så smukt fra vand!!! Den sejlede os helt ind i hesteskoen, dog var det svært at se særlig meget helt inde i hullet da vandet fra vandfaldende sprøjtede så det føltes som om det stod ned i stænger med regn. 😅 vi fik dog en del gode billeder uden at få telefoner eller kamera ødelagt af vand. Efter bådturen kunne man gå lidt op ad til en udsigtspost nærmere ved vandet. Efter at have nydt den smukke natur, stod den på aftensmad, vi var sindsygt sultne! 😅 så vi fandt en resturant tæt ved parken, inden vi satte kurs mod hotellet. Der var kun ca. 1/2 time til hotellet fra vandfaldet, på turen stoppede vi og fik handlet lidt små ting, lærer lige så stille at begå mig i trafikken herovre. 😅 da vi nåede til hotellet slappede vi af foran tv'et, jeg fik kigget lidt på værelser i Davis. Tv'et kører og Charlotte er gået død, så nu vil jeg også til at sove, godnat! 😄😴😴Read more

  • Day21

    Niagra falls

    August 26, 2017 in the United States

    Niagara Falls so peaceful but just google what it is because if you want a photo go on google to get a photo Niagara Falls a beautiful water fall between America and Canada it was peaceful and perfect and I would rate ten out of ten would go again and I would like to see Niagara again it is awesome there was a boat that went to the front of Niagara Falls and back again and there was two different Falls one little one called American Falls hold up Niagara Falls is just the name of the place the big one was called horse shoe Falls yes it's a thing and it's very cool and it is very big but American Falls was actually pretty big but it doesn't go down as much as I thought I thought it was a hole straight down but it wasn't even what I thought as much as I went there I am happy about it so don't panic if you think I fell off into the hole I'm fine and in perfect condition and it's true so don't hyperventilate that means that your got a bag with no holes and you start breathing again and again and again until your knocked out or unconscious as geniuses say it anyway I hope you guys enjoyed this blog and I will se you later bye!Read more

  • Day15

    Niagara falls 25/7

    July 26, 2016 in the United States

    Så er vi virkelig på vejen. Hold op hvor vi får kørt nogle miles!

    Vi startede dagen med at anullere det motel vi havde bestilt til om aften fordi det simpelthen var for urealistisk at nå der hen. Vi skulle køre næsten 4 timer til Niagara falls og derfra skulle vi køre 5 timer til vores motel. Vi bookede i stedet noget lidt tættere på Niagara falls. Efter morgenmad bestående af franskbrød med nutella og banan og jordbær ved siden af tog vi afsted omkring kl. 10.30 for at se det berømte Niagara falls.

    I bilen fik vi kigget lidt på hvad man kunne se deroppe og hvordan man kunne se det. Da vandfaldet er lige ved grænsen mellem Canada og USA, så skal man også vælge hvilken side man skal til. Vi læste os frem til at de fleste tog til den canadiske side, men det var tilgengæld også et turistmekka. Så det blev den amerikanske side, så skulle vi heller ikke vente ved grænsen.
    Efter næsten 4 timer i bil kom vi frem. Nu var udfordringen så at finde en parkeringsplads, hvor man ikke skulle betale 20$. Vi fandt en hos en indisk restaurant. Så der holdte vores lille Ford Fiesta.

    Imens gik vi ind på et visitor center for at høre om mulighederne og hvordan man kunne se det her vandfald. Vi kunne gå ud til alle udsigtspunkterne, så det var fedt!
    Det var et helt fantastisk vandfald! Det var ubeskriveligt flot! Det stikker Vietnems største vandfald, som jeg så på min Asien tur.

    Efter udkigspunkterne besluttede vi at tage en båd kaldet "Maid of the mist", hvor vi kunne komme helt tæt på vandfaldene. Det var sådan at vandfaldene lå på den amerikanske side, så det var svært at få helt gode billeder af det. Det kunne vi til gengæld fra båden.
    Det var så fedt at være på den bådtur, men blev ret våd. Det var heldigt at vi havde fået udleveret blå regnslag inden!

    Vi skulle nu have mad, men inden det skulle vi lige holde vores samling af sourvier oppe. Jeg er begyndt en samling af magneter, så jeg har en magnet for hver store by vi er i. Det startede med stater, men New york og Niagara falls ligger i samme stat, så det er blevet til store byer i stedet.

    Den stod nu på mad og det blev det nærmeste. Louise fik den buffet, hun længe har snakket om og jeg fik ben. Det var desværre ikke noget at råbe hurra for, men det var mad og vi var død sultne. Frokost havde bestået af 2 cheeseburgerer hver.

    Sidste køretur til vores motel også stod den på hygge med disney channel 😃
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  • Day14

    Buffalo = Shopping!

    September 16, 2015 in the United States

    We got up early from that scary hostel (I didn't actually sleep that badly!) The guy in reception told us to catch the bus to Buffalo on a street corner a few blocks down. We headed to that corner and stood there for quite a while, until an old man came and approached us and advised us that we was never going to catch a bus on that corner! He pointed out the correct place to go... when getting to the correct place the bus came straight away.. fate or what?!

    When getting to the hostel it was very central in the city and people seemed welcoming which was a bonus. We left our bags and went out for a wander and got some lunch from a deli. We then checked in an decided that we wanted to go shopping.

    When asking around for the best shopping place people advised us to catch a bus. One random guy found us a bus stop. The bus ride was long and through quite a rough area but when we got to the shopping place it was nice! Numerous bags later and buying Macys entire bag collection we headed back, calling by TGI Fridays for our tea before returning to the hostel.

    All in all a good day!
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  • Day21

    Canada

    August 26, 2017 in the United States

    I'm going to write about these four days I've had in Canada in one blog post... let's do this!

    When we crossed the border we had to show our passports, declare all of our items etc. etc. When we finally got off the customs bridge we booked it to the home/business/resort? of my 3rd cousins. It was so cool! There was this huge lake with a rocky surrounding, a beach, a pier with a diving board and a zip line across the lake, a rope swing into the lake, multiple pool toys and two big inflatables which you could climb onto floating in the water. It was a beautiful spot. The first day we spent resting. The second, we spent playing with our cousins Kyler and Tristan while the adults organized an extended family get together. I stayed in the RV for most of the night, you know, being the social butterfly I am. Day 3 we spent going around the neighborhood visiting every Tom, Bill and Harry in town. We got to see little piglets and a baby calf being born. That cow screeched! On day #4 we hit the road. Bye 3rd cousins! Nice meeting you!

    After a couple hours on the road, we ended up in Niagara where we looked at these waterfalls, you might not have heard of them, they're pretty unknown, not like it is one of the seven wonders of the world or anything... They were so beautiful up the top but then we wanted to have a look down the bottom. We decided to go on a boat which took us right down to the bottom of the Canadian Horseshoe Falls, we got SOAKED! Even with the souvenir ponchos they gave us. There were so many things we didn't do though, zip line to the falls, aero cart over the falls, walking alongside the class 6 rapids... we got thirsty after the boat ride and went to the Hershey store and the Coca-Cola (coke) store to get a coke and a milkshake. Then we went back to the RV, past the Hard Rock Cafe, past the Rainforest Cafe, past the Guinness World Record Museum, on the bus and back.
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  • Day22

    Family to Niagara Falls

    August 27, 2017 in the United States

    The last three days were cool playing in the sand and swimming in the lake, swinging on the rope swing and fishing out to lake. In the sand we made a big city and I was the richest. In the pond there was 2 inflatables and I went on one, there where also some fish and four different was in the rope swing, diving board, zip line and walking in, they also had a cool camper and a room just for cooking. They had a big dinner party just for us and everyone was singing around the campfire. We were there for three days and I can say best cousins ever. Leaving and saying good bye was the hardest but we went on a 2 hour drive to see Niagara Falls. At the falls we went on the maid of the mist and went down at the bottom of the falls. We got super wet and I wanted to go but at least we got a free ride into the USA. There are two falls the left one is the American falls and to the right is the horse shoe falls due to the shape of it. There was a huge amount of people at the falls and it was annoying. We left the falls and parked at Walmart to grab dinner and went to a campground and slept for the night. That's all we did bye. P.S I'm ok guys don't worryRead more

You might also know this place by the following names:

Erie County, مقاطعة إيري, Ери, এরি কাউন্টি, Condado de Erie, Erie maakond, Erie konderria, شهرستان ایری، نیویورک, Comté d'Erie, Erie megye, Էրի շրջան, Contea di Erie, エリー郡, Erie Comitatus, Erie Kūn, Hrabstwo Erie, ایری کاؤنٹی, Comitatul Erie, Эри, Округ Ири, Ері, ایری کاؤنٹی، نیویارک, Quận Erie, Condado han Erie, 伊利縣

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