Sunday, June 17, 2012

The Seedier Side of Boise

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My trip to Boise involved walking through an old prison by myself and being a bit freaked, lots of wine, learning about some new birds of prey and exploring a city that was just very different from my own.

The prison I went to was the Old Idaho State Penitentiary. You may have seen this place on the ghost show, Ghost Adventures. It was freaky on its own right. I didn’t need a TV show, which I have seen, tell me that.

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I also took a little trip out to Idaho City, a sort of ghost town. It once had a population of about 25,000 but now only about 475 live there.

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At Idaho City, I went to the Pioneer Cemetery. While there are old cemeteries here Boston, there is nothing like this.

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This was just sad.

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Tomorrow birds, wine and some things that totally surprised me about the places I visited.

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