Hampton Inn Suites Poughkeepsie
Travel Blogs from Poughkeepsie
We had a beautiful warm summer day to do a 50 mile cruise down a section of the Hudson River. The Catskill Mountains were in our western view most of the way. We took on about 120 gallons of Valvtech Diesel about halfway. While swimming in the refreshing pool we met a nice couple on the Rainbow Connection from Coxackie NY. They brought us fresh made brownies and pleasant conversation after dinner. ...
... his days driving to upstate New York. We had an early dinner, but the food did not live up to memories. We kept on driving into Connecticut, and got to the park just as Jimmy was being introduced. He played a great show, and Amy bought a couple CDs. During intermission, Sophie couldn't believe we wouldn't go talk to him, so ...
Well, the day has arrived!
I leave today with Steve, Lindsay, Joey, Bella and Mrs. Sandak.
As always, you are trying to remember the things you will forget.
Anticipation mixed with anxiety.
You plan and hope that all your plans work out.
Then those blessed surprises!
John Lennon wrote "Life happens when your busy making plans".
We will go where the road leads us and celebrate our adventures.
Talk to you all tomorrow.
... Lobby for drinks with Robin. Bob drops in to say hello, signs some stuff and we take some photos.
A quick bite and then off to the Opera House. Tonight the show starts at 7.00 pm, with the supportt being, sometime GP backing band and big GP fans, The Figgs. After a lively30 minute set it is intermission and then at 8.00 pm th e main show starts.
The theatre is about the same size (940+), but is nowhere near full like the previous night. ...
... phone and we went to a Gelato place nearby...which I don't remember the name of. After devouring our desserts, since it was especially hot in the city today, we had to decide what to do for the next few hours. We, or should I say I, decided to go to Charlotte and Becca's apartment since it had air conditioning. For the next few hours, we all sat down on the floor and talked. I know, we're so boring...but it was a very nice conversation. ...