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Kerry's Trips in 2005 (14 total)

Below are summaries of all trips in 2005.

Christmas in Atlanta
Friday, December 23, 2005 -
Friday, December 30, 2005
Atlanta, GA

I went to Atlanta for nearly a full week to visit with grandparents, aunts, uncles, cousins, and parents for Christmas.
Atlantic City Junket
Friday, December 2, 2005 -
Sunday, December 4, 2005
Atlantic City, NJ

The last Atlantic City junket went well, and several members of the poker group didn't want to wait until next year to go on another one (me included!). We went on our third Tropicana Atlantic City junket (the 5th poker group trip to Atlantic City).
Atlantic City Junket
Friday, October 28, 2005 -
Sunday, October 30, 2005
Atlantic City, NJ

The poker group took their second Tropicana junket to Atlantic City to play as much poker as possible in a 48 hour period. We've decided that the junkets are a great deal and are quite convenient! I'm sure we will be going on more of these.
Visiting Family in Atlanta
Friday, October 14, 2005 -
Sunday, October 16, 2005
Atlanta, GA

I drove to Davidson on Friday night, and then Dad and I continued to Atlanta on Saturday morning. We spent time with family on this quick trip, and headed back to North Carolina on Sunday afternoon.
Foxwoods Poker
Friday, August 5, 2005 -
Sunday, August 7, 2005
Mashantucket, CT

The poker group had been talking about taking a trip to Foxwoods to play poker (and possibly play in some WPT satellites). As a bonus, this was my first visit to Connecticut (and Rhode Island, since we flew into Providence)!
Shore Vacation with Andrew and Brooke
Friday, July 29, 2005 -
Sunday, July 31, 2005
Wildwoods, NJ

Greg and I flew to Philadelphia to visit with Andrew and Brooke. We drove to The Wildwoods after landing in the Philly airport on Friday. We checked into our motel (which mislead us on their website), walked around the boardwalk, and went to bed. Saturday, we decided to check out of the motel, spend a little time on the boardwalk, and head back to Pennsylvania to hang out at Andrew's apartment for the rest of the weekend.
Shannon and Sam's Wedding in Florida
Thursday, July 14, 2005 -
Sunday, July 17, 2005
Sanibel Island, FL

Shannon and Sam were married on Sanibel Island on Saturday, July 16. My family took a vacation there when I was younger, and I was excited to return to the area. The weekend was full with wedding related activities, but we had some time to relax.
World Series of Poker in Vegas
Friday, July 1, 2005 -
Wednesday, July 6, 2005
Las Vegas, NV

The poker group has been talking about going to Vegas during WSOP for a while. We decided that July 4th would be a good time to visit, though most of us were a few days short of being there for the main event.
Weekend in Virginia
Friday, May 20, 2005 -
Sunday, May 22, 2005
Spotsylvania, VA

Greg and I headed to Virginia to visit his parents and watch his mom perform in the Spotsylvanians Community Chorus.
Atlantic City Junket
Friday, April 22, 2005 -
Sunday, April 24, 2005
Atlantic City, NJ

The Tropicana Hotel sponsors junkets to Atlantic City which are package deals with airfare, transfers, and lodging. The poker group decided to give the junket a try.
Vegas in April
Friday, April 1, 2005 -
Tuesday, April 5, 2005
Las Vegas, NV

This is the first time that I managed to go out to Vegas at the same time as my parents. It was fun hanging out with them and playing poker together!
Grandpa's Birthday in Atlanta
Friday, March 18, 2005 -
Monday, March 21, 2005
Atlanta, GA

I flew to Atlanta for the weekend where Dad was also going to be visiting for a few days. We celebrated Grandpa's birthday, visited with family, and took a trip to the house in Jasper.
Last Minute Trip to Vegas
Wednesday, February 16, 2005 -
Sunday, February 20, 2005
Las Vegas, NV

Brad, Brian, and I booked our tickets less than two weeks before flying to Vegas for several days of poker, poker, poker...
World Poker Open in Tunica
Friday, January 21, 2005 -
Tuesday, January 25, 2005
Tunica, MS

The poker group attends a major event - the 6th Annual Jack Binion World Poker Open. The final event is part of the World Poker Tour.