Grand Pequot Tower
Travel Blogs from Mashantucket
Today we explored the south coast of Long Island all the way through the Hamptons to Montauk where one of the oldest lighthouses in America is. This one, at Montauk Point, was commissioned by George Washington, and is also where the famous slave ship Amistad came ashore and where Teddy Roosevelt's Rough Riders were quarantined after coming down with malaria. It's a pretty remote yet scenic place. The drive through West Hampton, East ...
This undertaking is not simply a getaway; it's a total relocation. No just grabbing your toothbrush and jammies in an overnight bag! Not only did we need to empty one large refrigerator/freezer and fill another tiny one, we needed to furnish a small kitchen, bath, and 2 bedrooms. First item on the agenda: the Nespresso machine! We are NOT roughing it - fresh espresso in the morning is just civilized. Next, enough homemade granola for 300 bowls ...
... nice golf shirt and marie got .....drumroll please.....NOTHING!!!!! In the parking lot marie got GPS working and Kim programmed the route to Mystic conneticut. He programmed in no tolls. Oh dear what a trip. We were on so many back roads we DID NOT KNOW what state we were in. Seriously. The GPS is so bad I had to hold it up to my ear to hear the chicks voice and it wouldn't warn you when ...
... of the trip because it was traveling on 95 South through New York, and driving in big cities that I don't know makes me nervous. There was a lot of traffic, and driving across the George Washington Bridge was kind of scary, but I made it and it really wasn't nearly as bad as I imagined. The rest of the trip went fairly well, and by afternoon I made it to Elkton, Md. which is right over the border from Delaware. I had booked a cabin at a campground but after two weeks ...
... eateries try to lure you to them with samples.. turned out most of them were trying to make money by selling small samples for $5- 6, Not like the ones we have in Vcr but fun to attend.
- This Seaport campground we are in is very nice, HUGE sites and very modern and clean facilities (best we have had so far)
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services