Essex and Sussex
Travel Blogs from Spring Lake
... laughed. I thought Fred was going to rupture something! Poor Santiago. He finally found his way back to us and we started climbing all the stairs to the top of the pedestal. He said " I forgot a $1500 dollar camera, worrying over $2 eggs." Unbelievable how big she is. It was a beautiful day and we had a great view. We walked thru the museum on how the statue was constructed and it was very interesting. France donated the ...
... some time at the park on the boardwalk where we finally devoured our chocolate mousse cake. We were also quite terrible in that we video taped a somewhat taunting video of our enjoyment of the cake for a friend of Jessica's who is a huge fan of Cake Boss. Sorry, Sydney, but there was just no way a sampling of his dessert would have made it home for you and still been edible. The T-shirt we bought you will just have to do.
We were then intending ...
On the way out of the park this morning we saw a small furry creature that we didn’t recognize scuttling across the grass. When we mentioned it to the staff in the office, they told us it was a groundhog. How appropriate!
Another morning in the library followed. Neil has now progressed from the newspapers and books, having read most of them, onto the CD covers in the music library! As the library opens until 9pm tonight and except ...
... constant. We were advised that if we ordered from the A la Carte menu, it would be an additional 25 minutes before dinner would be served, but we found the timing much shorter and never had to wait long. If you want duck or Chateaubriand for dinner or Crepes Suzette for dessert, we recommend you ask for it the night before so that the chef is prepared to do the splendid job that he can do if he has advanced notice. Cunard still has the Class System on ...
... a lot of building construction activity going on to re-create the towers but obviously it will take years as it is a large site and a huge building project. The area is still attracting a great number of visitors from all over the country and the world. It is quite a sobering memorial really. Spent some time in the Century 21 shp - a down market Myers department store but based on superceded or out-of-date stock. Clothes seemed to be the best buys for those interested. ...
Other places to stay in Spring Lake
500 Warren Ave., Spring Lake | 3 star hotelfrom $272
200 Monmouth Ave., Spring Lake | 3 star hotelfrom $113
1507 Ocean Ave, Spring Lake | 3 star hotelfrom $100
700 Rte. 71, Spring Lake | Hotelfrom $75
412 Ocean Road, Spring Lake | Hotelfrom $80