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  • (1) Flight from Miami to Toronto

    (1) Flight from Miami to Toronto
    We need to board American Airlines flight 1219 to New York (LGA) at 12:15 a.m. and you will land at approximately 2:55 a.m. There will be a layover in New York for about 3 hours, then board American Airlines flight 3005 to Toronto (YYZ) at 6 a.m. You will arrive in Toronto at about 7:40 a.m.
  • (2) Taxi Drive to Hotel

    (2) Taxi Drive to Hotel
    Hotel check-in at 8:30 a.m. From the airport, the hotel is about 10 minutes away (11.5km.) You will take a taxi and it will cost around $7.
  • (3) Drive to Campbell Avenue Skating Rink

    (3) Drive to Campbell Avenue Skating Rink
    After check-in, rest until 9:30 a.m.(approx. an hour) and then get ready to leave to go to Campbell Avenue Park to skate. It will cost $9.38 to get there and it will be a 27 minute drive.
  • (4) Skating at Campbell Avenue Park

    (4) Skating at Campbell Avenue Park
    We will go skating outdoors from 10 a.m to 2 p.m. and the price will be $7 per person. In Canada, the people are much more environment orientated. This skating rink is outdoors which emphasizes their CULTURAL ECOLOGY. Their common outdoor activites mirror their CULTURE. Because of th cold climate and abundant amounts of snow, Canadians involve themselves in hockey, skiing, skating, snowboarding, and many other cold outdoor sports which shows their ENVIRONMENTAL DETERMINISM.
  • (5) Taxi Back to Hotel from Ice Rink

    (5) Taxi Back to Hotel from Ice Rink
    We will leave the rink at around 2:15 p.m. The drive will be 27 minutes long and the taxi will cost $9.38.
  • (6) Sleep at Hotel

    (6) Sleep at Hotel
    Sleep from around 3 p.m. until no later than 3 a.m.
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    Devon Davis & Miette Ogg
    Period 1
    1/4/15
    cats are amazing and majestic flounderrs who enjoy duck calling and new orleans
  • (7) Drive to Toronto Airport

    (7) Drive to Toronto Airport
    Check out of the hotel at 4 a.m. Drive to the Toronto airport (taxi will be $7) which will take 10 minutes.
  • (9) Taxi Drive to the Greek National Theatre

    (9) Taxi Drive to the Greek National Theatre
    The drive to the play will be 30 minutes long and the taxi will cost $23.
  • (10) Watch Play

    (10) Watch Play
    The entrance fee to the play is $25 per person. The play starts at 8 p.m. It is called "The Greek Mythology Olympiaganza." It has to to do with the ancient greek RELIGION that believes in the ancient greek gods and godesses. It is a POLYTHEISTIC religion meaning they believe in many gods. The events in the play act out many ancient FOLKTALES such as Pandora’s Box and the Iliad.
  • (8) Flight from Toronto to Athens

    (8) Flight from Toronto to Athens
    You will be departing at 6:25 a.m. on flight 651 on Alitalia Airlines. You will be sleeping on the plane. There will be a 1 hour 35 minute layover in Rome at 3:15 p.m. Then you will take flight 718 on Altitalia airlines at 4:50 p.m. to Athens and you will arrive at 6:55 p.m.
  • (11) Taxi from Play to Airport

    (11) Taxi from Play to Airport
    The play will be over at 9 p.m. You will take a taxi from the theatre to the airport which will take about a half hour and it will cost around $23. Expect to arrive at the airport at around 9:30 p.m.
  • (13) Flight from Istanbul to Beijing (Connecting Flight)

    (13) Flight from Istanbul to Beijing (Connecting Flight)
    At 3:20 a.m. take Turlish Airlines flight 20 which is a 9 hour flight to Beijing. You will sleep on the plane. There will be a 4 and half our layover in Beijing.
  • (12) Flight from Athens to Istanbul (Connecting Flight)

    (12) Flight from Athens to Istanbul (Connecting Flight)
    We will be taking Turkish Airlines flight 1844. The flight leaves at 12:00 a.m. We will land in Istanbul for a 1 hour 55 minute layover.
  • (14) Flight from Beijing to Qingdao

    (14) Flight from Beijing to Qingdao
    At 4:30 p.m. take Air China flight 1525 to Qingdao. You will arrive in Qingdao at 5:50 p.m.
  • (15) Taxi to Radish and Rice Dumpling Festival

    (15) Taxi to Radish and Rice Dumpling Festival
    Take a taxi from the airport to the annual Qingdao Radish and Rice Dumpling Festival located on the Qingdao Culture Street. It will be about a half hour drive and will cost $17. You will arrive at around 6:45 p.m.
  • (16) Participate in the Dumpling Eating Contest

    (16) Participate in the Dumpling Eating Contest
    The team will both participate in the Qingdao Rice Dumpling Eating Contest. The price per person is $10.50. The Qingdao Radish and Rice Dumpling festival has been celebrated for over 600 years. It arose from local FOLKLORE that says eating radishes on the 9th day of the lunar year prevents disease. As the idea spread through CONTAGIOUS DIFFUSION, radishes and dumplings became the main STAPLE and the Radish and Rice Dumpling festival was born.
  • (17) Qingdao Radish and Dumpling Festival

    (17) Qingdao Radish and Dumpling Festival
    Continue walking around the festival until it is over at approximatley 10 p.m.
  • (18) Taxi from Festival to Airport

    (18) Taxi from Festival to Airport
    Take a taxi from the festival to the airport. The ride will be about 36 minutes long and it will cost $17. Expect to arrive at the airport at 10:45 p.m.
  • (19) Flight from Qingdao to Beijing (Connecting Flight)

    (19) Flight from Qingdao to Beijing (Connecting Flight)
    At 12:00 a.m. take Air China flight 1572 to Beijing. The layover will last 3 hours and 10 minutes.
  • (20) Flight from Beijing to Istanbul (Connecting Flight)

    (20) Flight from Beijing to Istanbul (Connecting Flight)
    At 4:50 a.m. take Air China flight 5231 to Istanbul. You will sleep on the plane as it is a 10 hour 20 minute flight. You will arrive at Istanbul at approximately 3:10 p.m.
  • (21) Flight from Istanbul to Cairo (Connecting Flight)

    (21) Flight from Istanbul to Cairo (Connecting Flight)
    There will be a 1 hour 35 minute layover in Istanbul. At 4:45 p.m take Egyptair flight 9292 to Cairo. The flight will be 2 hours and 20 minutes long.
  • (22) Flight from Cairo to Luxor

    (22) Flight from Cairo to Luxor
    There will be a 1 hour 25 minute layover in Cairo. Take Egyptair flight 355 to Luxor at 8:30 p.m. You will arrive in Luxor at approximately 9:40 p.m.
  • (23) Taxi to Hotel

    (23) Taxi to Hotel
    Take a taxi to the hotel. It will take about 20 minutes and it will cost $7. Expect to arrive at 10:15 p.m.
  • (24) Check In to Hotel

    (24) Check In to Hotel
    Check in is at 10:30 p.m. Go to sleep at hotel.
  • (25) Go on Ancient Egypt Fishing Trip

    (25) Go on Ancient Egypt Fishing Trip
    The boat will pick the team up at the hotel at 6 a.m. The trip will last 8 hours on the Nile River. We will be riding on a Felucca, an ancient Egyptian boat used for fishing and sailing. In Ancient Egypt, fish were fed daily to those on the lower end of the CASTE SYSTEM. The Egyptian's HUMAN-ENVIRONMENT INTERACTION was very important. The Nile River was one of their main sources of transportation, especially for trade. It helped develop some of the unique Ancient Egyptian CULTURAL TRAITS.
  • (26) Return to Hotel/Checkout

    (26) Return to Hotel/Checkout
    The boat will drop you off at the hotel at 2 p.m. Checkout is at 2:30 p.m.
  • (27) Take Taxi to Airport

    (27) Take Taxi to Airport
    A taxi will take you to the airport. It will cost $8 and you will arrive at the airport around 2:50 p.m.
  • (28) Flight from Luxor to London (Connecting Flight)

    (28) Flight from Luxor to London (Connecting Flight)
    At 3:55 p.m. board Egyptair flight 761. You will arrive in London at 10:05 p.m. The layover will be 3 hours and 5 minutes.
  • (29) Flight from England to New York (Connecting Flight)

    (29) Flight from England to New York (Connecting Flight)
    At 1:10 a.m. take British Airlines flight 115 to New York. The flight will be 8 hours and 10 minutes long. The layover in New York will be 5 hours and 55 minutes long.
  • (30) Flight from New York to Port-au-Prince

    (30) Flight from New York to Port-au-Prince
    At 3:15 a.m. take JetBlue Airways flight 1835 to Port-au-Prince. The flight will be 3 hours and 50 minutes long. You will arrive at 7:05 a.m.
  • (31) Taxi to Saut-d'Eau from Airport

    (31) Taxi to Saut-d'Eau from Airport
    At 7:20 a.m. take a taxi Saut-d'Eau. It will take about an hour and will cost $39. You will arive at around 8:20 a.m.
  • (32) Explore Saut-d'Eau

    (32) Explore Saut-d'Eau
    The team will hike to the base of the waterfall and join in a religious ceremony. In Haiti, the two main religions, or beliefs, are Catholicism and Voodooism. The ancient falls of Saut-d'Eau are a SACRED SIGHT for the voodoo practitioners in Haiti and also for small tribes such as the Iwa Damballah. And in July, many people embark on an important PILGRIMAGE to these falls. Voodooism originated from the TRIBAL RELIGIONS of West Africa. Voodism is a very important aspect of Haitian culture.
  • (33) Taxi back to Airport

    (33) Taxi back to Airport
    At 1 p.m. a taxi will drive the team back to the airport. It will be an hour drive and it wil cost $39. Expect to arrive at the aiport around 2 p.m.
  • (34) Flight from Port-au-Prince to Fort Lauderdale (Connecting Flight)

    (34) Flight from Port-au-Prince to Fort Lauderdale (Connecting Flight)
    At 4:00 p.m. take American Airlines flight 1158 to Fort Lauderdale. You will be in Fort Lauderdale for 2 hours and 35 minutes.
  • (35) Flight from Fort Lauderdale to Philidelphia (Connecting Flight)

    (35) Flight from Fort Lauderdale to Philidelphia (Connecting Flight)
    At 7:45 p.m. take US Airways flight 1790 to Philidelphia. The layover will last an hour.
  • (36) Flight from Philidelphia to Miami

    (36) Flight from Philidelphia to Miami
    At 12:15 a.m. take US Airways flight 703 to Miami. You will arrive at 3:15 a.m. Congratulations for completing the Amazing Race!