Hampton Inn Altoona
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We had a trip down memory lane today with a pitstop in State College the home of Pennsylvania State University. Our friend Triposo told us the Uni had a festival on that featured free food and a pie eating contest. Excited at the prospect of free food we drove around what must be the biggest university in the world (slight exaggeration) until we were lost. With nothing resembling free food or pie covered students we took to ...
... instead of clearing the heavy snow on the road and putting sand down.
Some area had no snow but the plows were out...LOL
We went through the City of Scranton Pennsylvania and there was no snow. Scranton, at the center of the Lackawanna ...
"Thank you co pilot Nicola and air stewardess Kathy. Feeding us and keeping us content" Sarah pilot driving "I didn't know which gas to put in so I chose the cheapest one" Nicola at Sheets gas station "They see me Rollin'" Sarah naming the song wrongly. Hilarious gangster "I stop or slow down and hit the deer slow" Nicola driving in the national forest and rain after seeing a baby ...
... a couple if strangers in what otherwise could be a tough spot. I owe Greg and Bill a huge thanks for getting us fixed up and on the road. If we ever pass nearby again we'll definitely drop by. For all you road warriors out there reading this, if you're in a tough spot with your bike an need some help, check out Ebersburg Yamaha at 183 zen an Drive in Ebersburg PA ...
Stayed in the Why Motor Lodge in Duncansville, PA. This is an old-fashioned motor lodge--real keys for the door instead of "sometimes they work" key cards. Very clean, free wifi (though my portable wifi through my phone account was A LOT faster!), comfortable bed, nice staff. No breakfast. If you don't expect much, you won't be disappointed, and the price was definitely right. I'd stay there again.
Asked the hotel clerk for a ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center