Hampton Inn - Groton
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- Drycleaning onsite
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Continental Breakfast
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Refrigerator in room
- Microwave in room
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... couple of road signs that said 'Thickly Settled', which I was mystified by (are they talking about my waistline?) It turns out that it means densely populated and you must not drive more than 30 mph. Who knew?
The end of the day brought us to Mystic, CT. We walked around a bit as the sun was going down, catching some beautiful light and chatting with a road-tripping couple from Seattle. They have a motorhome and are spending a year on the road. I'm envious.
... As a result we decided to stay at the Sheraton hotel. The drive there was thankfully uneventful. We were quite proud that we were able to find our way to the hotel through the busy NY streets. Once at the hotel we parked the car in a garage and left it there for the duration of our stay.
On our first night in the city we walked several blocks to Times Square. It seemed to be a gathering place with hundreds of ...
... but had to go back because one of them had started taking in water. They had not even set off from Plymouth to start with but because of all the false starts had got dwindled down to one ship and eventually had made their way to Plymouth and with extra passengers set off from Plymouth. They had intended to head to the Hudson river but because of weather couldn't make it and also were more than a month late had to camp ...
... As though I never ever existed. "What? I ain't breaking any law!" No Mr. Interloper, not your law - Indian law.
The conditions for our ferry trip across Gardiners Bay were excellent, blue skies and seas like a mill pond. Once the cars were sardined in, bumper to bumper on the main deck, and passengers all repaired to either benches outside or table and chairs inside, our ferry, the "Susan Anne," was soon whipping up the salt spray past Plum Island thru New ...
... what we didn’t realise was that train tickets purchased on the train could only be paid for in cash, which we didn’t have much of. With the help of Gemma and Rich (who just for the record were also late) we managed to cobble together half the fare and looked meekly up at the train conductor. He was a very nice man and gave us a wink and a smile and said no more. I think our English accents had saved us as he started telling us how his son ...