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Columbus Zoo – October 20, 2018 – Part 5

Part 4 After we finished at the educational building, we went to North America and then the Heart of Africa.  We were fortunate the Heart of Africa was open because they are only open in the fall, winter, and spring during better weather. The brown bear was up and about pacing around his exhibit.  Since… Continue reading Columbus Zoo – October 20, 2018 – Part 5

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Columbus Zoo – October 20, 2018 – Part 4

Part 3 After we finished with the Islands and Australia, we went to the aquarium.  Since it was Boo at the Zoo, they had skeleton divers which was neat to see.   It was very crowded in the aquarium since everyone wanted to see the diver. After we left the aquarium, we hopped over to manatee… Continue reading Columbus Zoo – October 20, 2018 – Part 4

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Columbus Zoo – October 20, 2018 – Part 3

Part 2 Sorry I've been missing.  There is nothing like an elementary teacher tired in December.  I've been exhausted. Anyway after we left the Congo area, we went over to Australia and the Islands.  The gibbons were active and outside when we got there.  We especially enjoyed watching the baby gibbon.  He would climb up… Continue reading Columbus Zoo – October 20, 2018 – Part 3

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Swiss Heritage Center – Berne, Indiana – Part 1

Random photos of Berne, Indiana As I previously said, Berne, Indiana really did not have a lot to explore.  If you wanted Amish furniture, you could certainly find it.  The clock tower and the architecture is wonderful.  It's a small town so there is not much there. There is one other interesting place.  That is… Continue reading Swiss Heritage Center – Berne, Indiana – Part 1

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Random Photos from Berne, Indiana

Before I begin with this blog post, I should tell you they've changed how we write blog posts.  It's going to be interesting writing this blog post today. Clock Tower Hubby geocaches.  One of his geocaches was located at their war memorial so we headed there first. The Eternal Flame After we finished at  the… Continue reading Random Photos from Berne, Indiana

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Berne Clock Tower – Berne, Indiana

Johnny Appleseed's Grave Site Forty-five minutes south of Fort Wayne is a little Amish town called Berne.  The founders immigrated from Switzerland by way of Ohio.  A lot of the architecture reminds me of what I think of when I've seen Swiss architecture.  I felt as though I was in another world when I was… Continue reading Berne Clock Tower – Berne, Indiana

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Johnny Appleseed’s Grave Site – Fort Wayne, Indiana

Visiting the Art Museum When researching ideas of what to do in Fort Wayne, I discovered John Chapman; aka Johnny Appleseed had lived there.  We decided to try to find the grave site. Close to the grave site is the Johnny Appleseed Campgrounds.  That is where we ended up at first.  We weren't far from… Continue reading Johnny Appleseed’s Grave Site – Fort Wayne, Indiana

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Fort Wayne Museum of Art – Fort Wayne, Indiana

Part 4 of our visit to the Fort Wayne Children's Zoo After we were done with the zoo, we went to the Museum of Art.  It was between lightly raining and raining harder so we could not really explore the downtown area. We enjoyed the Museum.  Since it was the Friday before Halloween, they had… Continue reading Fort Wayne Museum of Art – Fort Wayne, Indiana

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Halloween at the Zoo (Part 4) – Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo

Part 3 They had a deal where the train ride was free to everyone on the day we visited.  Earlier in our visit, we saw it went past some beautiful fall foliage so we decided to ride the train.  We ended up the next people up for the ride when we got in line so… Continue reading Halloween at the Zoo (Part 4) – Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo

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Halloween at the Zoo (Part 3) – Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo

Part 2 After we got done at the Indonesian Rain Forest, we watched the Red Panda.       Once we got to the Australian area, we ate our lunch.  I actually found a veggie burger on the menu.  Sweet! My veggie burger - Hubby had a hamburger.     Join me next time for… Continue reading Halloween at the Zoo (Part 3) – Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo