2018 USA Trip – Week 9

Week 9 in the US: Air & Space Edition!

A belated update. It’s been pretty hectic around here with work and what not.

Most people probably don’t know this but I love space stuff ever since I was a kid! I don’t know much about them but I sure do love rockets and spaceships!

A while after I got back from NYC I discovered that there is actually a space shuttle on display in Manhattan and I completely missed it! I was more devastated than missing out on seeing lady liberty up close.

Luckily, the Discovery space shuttle at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center is only an hour drive from where I am. So, I finally went with a buddy on Sunday to check it out. Continue reading “2018 USA Trip – Week 9”

2018 USA Trip – Week 6

Week 6 marks the halfway point of my US stay. Work continues to be busy and challenging.

Outside of work, I took a week off gym to let some recovery and injuries to catch up and heal. Been dealing with some bad exertion headaches for the last few weeks. Went back to the gym on Monday and the headaches were back in full force after some squats. It’s looking like I will need some extended break to make that go away completely. Any exercise just aggravates it at this stage…

On to more exciting things. I went to New York City for the weekend! It is such a strange and cool place! The trip started with catching a 4 hour bus ride from Annapolis on early Saturday morning and I arrived in 27th at 10-ish. I proceeded to spend the rest of the day just walking down towards the south end of Manhattan and exploring around. Continue reading “2018 USA Trip – Week 6”