Courtyard Philadelphia Valley Forge/Collegeville
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- Drycleaning onsite
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Refrigerator in room
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... finishing moving out of my college apartment, finding living arrangement for when I move to Pittsburgh, and packing for my next month of travels.
On Monday, I spent my morning doing laundry and my afternoon babysitting my three year old neighbor Brooke. While I was away, she had been on Pinterest with my mom and decided she wanted to have a Little Mermaid birthday party for me. We spent the day decorating cupcakes and a cake. Later that ...
Well Philly seems to have more history than most of the states. On our first touristy day we ventured around the majority with our new Australian friend Aaron, all in one strategically planned, and well executed operation.
Benjamin Franklin is buried here, which we didn't know, so of course we went to see his grave, but swerved the cover charge by viewing from outside of the railings. This worked out better as it was closer to him than the path inside. It was covered ...
... to the town the street has flags of the world on each lamp post. Wales was there. Technically represented twice as the UK was there too! They even had Vatican City. Before checking in I popped into the Royal Mint which was okay. Talked about the coins but not the paper. For dinner I picked up a cheese steak. It is a Phily delicacy apparently. It's not a steak with melted cheese as the name would imply but shredded steak and melted cheese in a soft baguette. So quite a ...
So the journey began with my eight plus hour flight from Philadelphia International Airport to the airport in Rome (the abbreviation is like FCO but its in Italian and I have no clue how to spell it). I was seated in the back of a completely booked flight, luckily, sitting next to the sweetest lady named Arlene. She was from Lancaster and we had a number ...
I'm not planning on having much of a night life in any of the cities, so I should be able to keep this up better than I have in the past.
Right now, we're at the airport, waiting for this great trip to begin. The four of us only have one backpack and a personal bag. Finding the right balance of what is necessity and what is pure indulgence was not easy. Especially since it's pretty cold in the UK and pretty ...