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   * Roller coasters are fun. A little spendy. Don't want to wait in lines though, unless I'm with someone.   * Roller coasters are fun. A little spendy. Don't want to wait in lines though, unless I'm with someone.
     * Busch Gardens was recommended as a more decorative roller coaster area, but I don't mind Six Flags on a parking lot either.     * Busch Gardens was recommended as a more decorative roller coaster area, but I don't mind Six Flags on a parking lot either.
 +  * Visit PS22 chorus
  
 +===== Oregon Parks Opening List ===== 
 +https://stateparks.oregon.gov/index.cfm?do=v.dsp_parkstatus 
 +===== Jet Lag ===== 
 +It happens going east and west. Experienced getting up at 6am, 5am, 4am despite going to bed at 10pm each day. Was fizzed out mentally by 4pm each day.
 ===== Oregon Coast ===== ===== Oregon Coast =====
 Levi really liked the fish and chips place near Garibaldi/Rockaway Beach. "Fisherman's Korner", worlds best fish and chips. Levi really liked the fish and chips place near Garibaldi/Rockaway Beach. "Fisherman's Korner", worlds best fish and chips.
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 +===== Poland / Germany Trip =====
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 +==== Gdansk ====
 +=== Eating ===
 +  * Umam Marina (downtown) or Umam Hemara (wrzeszcz). michelin star cupcakes, ice cream
 +  * Mulk Kashubian
 +  * Pizzeria de Rafaelle (Italian folks making pizzas in the park area on the way to work. 2-8pm)
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 +Poland has surprisingly cheap sim cards. https://www.traveltomtom.net/destinations/europe/poland/best-prepaid-sim-card-poland. I might just skip Google Fi? Nah, want to know I have service in Germany. $20 is cheap for that.
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 +Want to book with Focus Hotel Premium as they seem to have a fridge and a "gym"/sauna.
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 +Pay off card soon so you can spend more! :-)
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 +Try to take the train from airport to Wrzeszc PKP. Seems possible. Otherwise take N3.
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 +Register with Intel SOS service: https://mytrips.travelsecurity.com/Registration.aspx
 ===== South Korea ===== ===== South Korea =====
 Grandpa was stationed at the Hantan River, near by the border. Grandpa was stationed at the Hantan River, near by the border.
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   * Bamboo grove   * Bamboo grove
  
-=== Lady affiliated with Pagong ===+=== Lady affiliated with Pagong Kimono === 
 +makanamaikalani.t@ezweb.ne.jp 
 Really liked Shosei-En (garden). Entrance is in back of Higashi Honganji. The entrance feels like it should be on Kawaramachi and Shichijo, but it's actually on Shichijo and the other street. Interesting. Really liked Shosei-En (garden). Entrance is in back of Higashi Honganji. The entrance feels like it should be on Kawaramachi and Shichijo, but it's actually on Shichijo and the other street. Interesting.
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 +Liked Yamato oji. Kenninji (temple). Kiyomizu dera. 
  
 ==== Logan ==== ==== Logan ====
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   * Are the flight dates right   * Are the flight dates right
   * Tell credit cards / debit cards you are traveling.   * Tell credit cards / debit cards you are traveling.
-  * Passport, minimal credit cards, Oregon ID. Emergency 4-5 days of money in case you need to transfer money from U.S. and the debit card doesn't work. 1% transaction fee. Store in middle of backpack. Bring combo lock +    * Load up Charles Schwab debit card, they refund atm fees 
-    * String / floss with hole in shorts or something similar? https://travel.stackexchange.com/questions/88235/are-there-types-of-fasteners-that-are-more-pick-pocket-resistant +    * Use Capital One Savor for 4% back on restaurants and no foreign transaction fee and no setup. But have a backup too. 
-    * Ahh, nevermind, use a larger nametag thing underneath your shirt, on the right near your armpit?+  * Passport, minimal credit cards, Oregon ID. Emergency 4-5 days of money in case you need to transfer money from U.S. and the debit card doesn't work. 1% transaction fee. Store in middle of backpack. Ask at hostel to borrow a lock or keep in safe. 
 +  * String / floss with hole in shorts or something similar? https://travel.stackexchange.com/questions/88235/are-there-types-of-fasteners-that-are-more-pick-pocket-resistant
   * Earmuffs so you can listen to things in peace, but also earplugs for sleeping at night comfortably (muffs are bulky).   * Earmuffs so you can listen to things in peace, but also earplugs for sleeping at night comfortably (muffs are bulky).
  
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   * Robust pair of decathlon sandals (my personal preference). $15. [[https://www.decathlon.com/products/mens-hiking-sandals-arpenaz-50?adept-product=mens-hiking-sandals-arpenaz-50&adept_product_id=mens-hiking-sandals-arpenaz-50&source=search|NH100, Arpenaz 50]].   * Robust pair of decathlon sandals (my personal preference). $15. [[https://www.decathlon.com/products/mens-hiking-sandals-arpenaz-50?adept-product=mens-hiking-sandals-arpenaz-50&adept_product_id=mens-hiking-sandals-arpenaz-50&source=search|NH100, Arpenaz 50]].
   * Sunscreen   * Sunscreen
-  * 3 pairs of underwear, 2 pairs of socks+  * 3 pairs of (polyester/etc?underwear, 2 pairs of socks
   * Utensils: <del>Metal</del> (airport security w/ carryon), <del>Spork</del> (too annoying for me to use), Chipotle plasticware! Free, good looking, and robust.   * Utensils: <del>Metal</del> (airport security w/ carryon), <del>Spork</del> (too annoying for me to use), Chipotle plasticware! Free, good looking, and robust.
   * <del>Remove lighter from camping bag.</del> Sweet, TSA is ok with them.    * <del>Remove lighter from camping bag.</del> Sweet, TSA is ok with them. 
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   * Insulating gloves.   * Insulating gloves.
   * More toilet paper than normal in case bidet isn't available.   * More toilet paper than normal in case bidet isn't available.
 +  * Remove pocketknife from orange bag. Keep lighter though.
 +  * On normal phone:
 +    * Forward SMS messages
 +    * Cancel Parental Control on router for that device
 +    * Turn off alarms
 +  * Appropriate winter/summer clothes if necessary, ideally worn on plane.
 +  * Carry-on weight and quantity is underneath flight limit. 1 bag, 8kg/18lb is worst case I think.
 +  * Travel adapter + splitter if needed
 +  * Contacts / glasses
 +  * Electronics adapters
  
 ===== Phone SIM ===== ===== Phone SIM =====
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