Doubletree - Norwalk
Travel Blogs from Norwalk
... the Cheese Factory" for dinner. Served by an engaging young lady, the best to date. From what we have seen of Boston so far it's a very busy tourist centre. A mixture of old and new architecture and clean. I spent the day in bed in an attempt to shake my cold while the others did the freedom walk. They returned home about 6.30pm. We did have a booking at the Atlantic restaurant for tonight but we cancelled it rather than me go out into the cold night air, so now we a having pizza ...
... that’s what they’ll tell me after I’ve been doing it three times in the air, and another two attempts on the ground. Then I’ve working on another trick, the Gazelle. Again, the man holding the lines gives me the message: go to Annie and tell her you’re going to do the Gazelle. Now during my walk over there I already try to picture in my mind what they can possibly mean by that. But now I know. You’ll ...
We had been warned: America is the Land of Security. You will spend hours and hours being drilled and felt up by unfriendly security officers before being allowed into the country. "Ha!" we had said, "fear not, my friend! For we have been to the Nation where the full body search was invented: Israel. We do not fear these puny Americans!"
We were so wrong. But so were our friends.
America is not the Land ...
... I'm getting the Cadillac of hats: a Tilley. How do you know they are the Cadillac of hats? They come with a FOUR page user's manual. Most other hats have just two sentences: "Place hat on top of head. Rotate 90 degrees left or right according to preference."
Canadian-made. Oh ...
... options. I wait. Days. When I finally get a hold of the tour group (after a few emails, Skyping and cajoling them by contacting other people about to book) they say that the letter prospects look good. They weren't. Nearly three weeks later, I finally get the response of "No."
By then the rest of July is booked. Ugh.
And so this is why I'm doing this tour:
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center