Extended Stay America - Philadelphia - Airport - Bartram Ave.
Travel Blogs from Philadelphia
So today was the day I was flying home to Seattle. And it was the worst travel experience of my entire life.
I'll start with the good...
- Left the hotel, then navigated the metro and the RER to the airport. Check.
- First leg of flight to Philadelphia left on time. Check.
- Watched three great movies (Chronicle, New …
Taking the scenic route but no time to look....
... I couldn't get to Ohio from Portland instead I had to go to Philadelphia to get there. So I stopped off in Philadelphia long enough for a Philly cheese steak roll - surprisingly good considering the ingredients are cheapest cuts of a cow you can get away with calling steak and a liquid version of the plastic cheese you put in burgers. Then I headed off to Akron, ...
... the second of 4 hours. The first tour was in and around old Philadelphia and the second, Real Philadelphia, was an introduction to the neighbourhoods of the city, its food and murals. Both were run by Free Tours by Foot a company that is tip based and we are fond of, we used them in New Orleans and in Washington, Georgetown tour.
We ate another good dinner at Farrmaicia then we were off to prepare to fly to Boston tomorrow.
... for the night before we travel up to NYC on Monday morning for the last leg of the trip. He seems really happy and well, but I'll feel better when we're traveling together again.
So Philadelphia is everything I hoped for and more, can't wait for the wedding party to visit - it's just so awesome! I've had an almost permanent smile on my face... it's starting to hurt. So I climbed off the plane (half an hour early, how can that happen?!) ad picked ...
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- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking
- Pets allowed