La Quinta Inn & Suites Stamford / New York City
Travel Blogs from Stamford
... 7pm start which was perfect. Nice dusk with a lazy mid 20s temperature and good company with Dan, Uchenna and three other of their friends.
Watching the game was a good chance to just chat for a couple of hours. In fact, I missed all of the 3 home runs because I wasn't watching the game. Baseball is definitely one of those games I have to play to understand all the intricacies. I love cricket yet I do know if a ...
... one for lolly ;) now we have wifi and power (wow) though we're not sure about the hot water yet...... Tomorrow we're going to attempt a look at lady liberty (first attempt was thwarted by llinos's hangover) then I'm off to New Jersey for the next stage of my adventure!!!! Tea update: abandoned attempts with the coffee machine and got one at Starbucks, it saved my tea loving ...
... Oli also found out that sometimes they put a little coke with their measures of Jack Daniels in America.
On the way to the Staten Island Ferry, we walked through Pier 17, which showed us the devastating effects of hurricane 'Sandy'. Lots of shops are boarded up and parts are like a ghost town. The 'National Disaster Command Center' truck was parked up by the Pier, that's an impressive beast of a vehicle (check out the pic). ...
... of a lifetime. I will be seeing, eating, and experiencing some amazing things! It would be a shame not to document those moments. I also think this will be an opportunity for me to share my days in SE Asia with families and friends, and stay connected with them.
So here it is. My Travelpod.
Stay tuned! And don't judge me for my writing skills ...
If you don't know what Maury is, it's a well known dramatic talk show. We had the chance to participate in the filming of it in connecticut. We are now on national television. It was fun but exhausting as we had lots of cheering and booing to do. At the end we got free ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center