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Jul 19, 2016 - Green Bay packers - Lambeau Field

Lambeau Field is an outdoor athletic stadium in the north central United States, located in Green Bay, Wisconsin. The home field of the Green Bay Packers of the National Football League (NFL), it opened 59 years ago in 1957 as City Stadium, replacing the original City Stadium at East High School as the Packers' home field. Informally known as New City Stadium for its first eight seasons, it was renamed in August 1965 in memory of Packers founder, player, and long-time head coach, Curly Lambeau, who had died two months earlier. The stadium's...

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Jan 2, 2015 - home again untitled

After two days of driving (420 miles one way) and two days with Steve's family, we returned home. Our trip to Green Bay was an end of 2014 and good wishes for the family in 2015. We had a great time with Jane, Doug, Cheryl, Sherry, Larry and the boys. Their house was beautifully decorated for Christmas and Sherry and Larry made certain that everyone was comfortable and well fed. The ride in our Taurus was smooth and relaxing and we encountered very little traffic, with less than normal traffic around Chicago. Although we could only see...

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Dec 29, 2014 - New Year's family reunion

Leaving in the morning for a trip to Steve's sister's home in Green Bay, Wisconsin. His mom has been there for the last few days as Doug and Cheryl have been in Hawaii. They'll be back on New Year's Eve and we'll be surprise guests. Daisy and Abbie are staying with Bill, I miss them already, haven't left yet.

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Sep 2, 2014 - Lambeau Field Stadium Tour

We visited Green Bay, Wisconsin today. We toured Lambeau Field, it was a fantastic tour. The Lambeau Field stadium tours allow fans to experience the Packer’s history-rich facility first-hand and see several behind-the-scenes areas. There are three different tour options available, the Classic Stadium Tour, the Champions Tour and the Legendary Tour. We took the Classic one hour tour. We didn’t want to spend too much time knowing we had to drive 80 miles back home to Ellison Bay. Our youngest grandson is a HUGE Green Bay Packers fan. I was...

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Jun 16, 2014 - Green Bay, WI - Back to Wisconsin

(Ron Writing) Yesterday was another windy rainy day. We stayed in Escanaba and spent a nice relaxing day reading and playing games. This morning we had sunshine and calm winds so we continued our journey south on MI-35, which runs right beside Lake Michigan. There are many beautiful homes with large lots right on the lake or on the west side of the highway. Sometimes the highway was right beside the water with no houses between the road and the water. All over Wisconsin and Michigan we see so many of nice big homes setting on very large...

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May 21, 2014 - Updated - Green Bay, WI

UPDATE May 30 from Green Bay. Our week in Green Bay flew by. 50th Class Reunion was really enjoyable and well put together by the people that made it possible. Had 2 visits with Kimi & Ed at their new home in Appleton, WI about 20 minutes South of GB. So nice to see them and will be staying in the area for the birth of grand daughter due on July 28th. Big thanks to Cal & Yvonne for putting us up at their home during most of our stay. Had some great 'eats' at some of our old favorite places and enjoyed some new also. Night before we left...

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Apr 7, 2014 - The Adventure Begins

Dave and I have begun our new adventure and we have a new little friend. Henry the hedgehog will be going everywhere with us and he loves to have his picture taken. We left Green Bay on Sunday March 6th. My Kia Forte was loaded to the roof so that we will be prepared for anything. In addition to the usual vacation clothing we brought our cameras, computers, phone, i-pod, roller blades. roller skis & poles, swimsuits, SCUBA gear, bikes, work clothes and rubber boots. Dave also brought 2 coolers full of food as he will be doing alot of...

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Aug 16, 2013 - on the res in enemy territory

Golf activities kept us so busy at Lawsonia, we wanted to stay one more night and enjoy Green Lake and some of the activities the complex offers. But between 800 and 1,000 good Christian folk were about to descend on the place and there was no room in the campground for heathens like us. We like to travel without making many plans, but it was Friday night and school has not started yet. This means you can't be choosy, so we ended up camping at the casino on the Oneida reservation in Green Bay. Out west Native American reservations look...

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Aug 16, 2013 - Welcome to Glass Travel Log

Welcome to Glass Travel Adventure blog. We will be sharing our love of travel, towns we stopped in, pictures and our experiences. It has now been a month since we decluttered our lives and left Loveland. Our first task was to complete the process of becoming South Dakota residents. Many have asked why we chose SD as our state of residence. SD has tax advantages, we were able to license the motor home less expensively and we were able to manage our mail through Americas Mailboxes, a SD based mail forwarding service. Residence was...

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Aug 9, 2013 - Green Bay Packers

Sitting in Lambeau Field, watching the Packers fulfilled a life-long dream for me! One more thing off the bucket list. The only thing that could have made it better would have been if the Packers had shown up to play. I really do understand that pre-season means they are looking at players to determine who to cut and who to keep, but this was a pathetic showing! However, that being said, the energy in the stadium was unbelieveable! I saw a sign that said, "Green Bay - Population 104,754 - Packer fans 100,000" and that's true. I bet 99.9% of...

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May 10, 2013 - Day 12: Green Bay and on to Michigan

Marge got us off to a wonderful start with Denver omelets and English muffins! We warmed ourselves in front of their fireplace before we pulled out. Wonderful visit with great friends! One of my bucket list items was to see a game at Lambeau field. Well, I didn't see a game today, but we did tour the stadium! Grant, our guide, was so enthusiastic and made the tour fun and informative. Ralph took a ton of photos. We walked through the tunnel and heard the music they play for the team when they're heading to the field. We also got to sit in...

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Jul 16, 2012 - Green Bay, WI

I posted the Green Bay city photos last as we were still exploring at the time I posted the Stadium and Train Museum photos. We visited Green Bay the city on a Sunday afternoon and it was very quiet with little to no traffic. It is not a large city and it does not seemed to be an "Urban" beehive. But it does have a combination of old and modern buildings. The University of Wisconsin- Green bay campus is substantial and appears to be able to provide a strong local educational presence. Regards, Carol and Steve

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