Gideon Putnam Hotel and Conference Center
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- Shuttle bus service
- Breakfast Available
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Refrigerator in room
- Conference facilities
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... and by taking an on-site walking class of Ancient Roman Monuments (from which I can confidently say that I can take anybody on a tour of Ancient Rome).
By living in Rome, I learned a sad amount of the Italian language, how to dangerously cross the road in the midst of afternoon traffic, the closest place to watch the sunset, which public transportation to take without having to purchase a ticket, and how easy it is to **** off any Italian... all important things to survive ...
We woke up to sunshine which was the first we had seen in days so I was sort of feeling torn between racing home or spending a few moments checking out the Lake. We asked for some suggestions from the front desk and got a great tip to take the scenic drive up Prospect Mountain which was literally a few blocks away. The drive cost $10 but had several view points out over the lake ...
... moving in on us so we hastened our step and got back on the road, now in New York, heading down 9N all the way down the length of Lake George. There were relatively few actual viewpoints although you are literally driving right next to the lake on one side and the mountains on the other. It was quite a unique drive.
We finally arrived in Lake George. I had not booked a hotel and we decided to stop for something to eat although for some reason ...
... and a basic menu offered a simple lunch option.
Back on to the I90 and onwards to Albany, then Troy. The first signs of Fall were evident, tree leaves offering a variety of leaf shades, from green to orange to red to yellow and all sorts in between. It was another Super 8 in Latham, just outside Albany, and from here we visited our first shopping mall, the Colonie Center, to stock up on basic groceries for ...
... independent, not-for-profit organisation it was set up by Lyn Howard, MD, and her patient Clarence “Oley” Oldenburg, the Oley Foundation helps people dependent upon feeding by tube or by IV. They organise newsletters, conferences and networking for patients. In the morning I did a bit of voluntary work helping to pack info leaflets into packs to be handed out by RDs. In the afternoon we had a meeting ...