The Carriage House Inn, an Ascend Collection hotel
Travel Blogs from Middletown
It was wonderful coming back to Berkley...the sponsor contact here, Roger, is a good friend to our circus and after taking such good care of us last year when we advanced here, he didn't disappoint this year. Roger met each vehicle last night when we pulled in with a print out of various walkable shops and restaurants in the area and welcomed us each back. He arranged for the police to drive through the lot a couple of times ...
Good Monday morning
Up early and off the dock at 7:15am, a gorgeous sunny morning! flat calm seas, blue sky, no fog ...now this is cruising! Leaving Newport with no fog is beautiful strange when we came in Through the fog we saw nothing and there was lots to see. We have a long day of cruising today.
Ill upload a few pics from this morning.
We ended ...
... s Center to take the walking tour. We found out that it was free! Nice! As you know, the Underground Railroad was neither underground nor a railroad. It was about helping slaves who had escaped their masters to gain their freedom. You see, New Bedford was a Quaker town. The Quakers believed in the equality of all mankind, and they believed that enslaving another human being was unconscionable. So, there were numerous "safe" houses, ...
... next to reinstall some sense of reality and grounding; the rooms were lovely but some of the bedrooms were very plain and simple, in a basic style. The interior designer commissioned for the bedrooms was another to the designer for the grand hall and main floor and they were worlds apart! The designer for the bedrooms believed in a more simple style. I imagine that this was the birth of overpricing! Something simple and basic but under a certain name you can charge ...
... Bob Dylan to pass the time! I have decided that I will never get lost whilst in the U.S; I will only take the take the scenic route; which is exactly what I did on the next leg of my journey. Once the bus arrived I was ready and rearing to go. I had my maps app at the ready to check my location very so often and had texted my host family to let them know that I was only about a half an hour away. I could see that the bus was coming into Portsmouth so I got my things together and ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking