Holiday Inn Express Stroudsburg - Poconos
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... good to be home.Summary:
7/23-8/9 (18 days)
7,593 total miles
20 different states
24 total states (we rode thru Illinois, Indiana, Ohio and of course Pa. twice - when we went out and when we came back)
Averaged about 9 1/2-11 hours a day in saddle (except 1 day in San Francisco)
2 tender butts, red faces and tired bodies.
One VERY dirty bike
A mountain of laundry
Too many bills to count
Stopped for lunch at a Rt 84 Country store high on a hill. Saw some unique items. Lake Wallenpaupack is close by but no time for tubing!! LJ
I played packman for free and saw a cool 8N tractor and a huge teepee. RJ
There was plenty of interesting things to examine, making it a well worthwhile visit for lunch. PJ Onward to New York ...
... a candy store which sold beautifully decorated toffee apples and rows and rows of other confectionary, lots of chocolate including chocolate covered strawberries.
We then drove to the biggest water park ever in the Pocono Mountains. This area is also a ski facility in the winter. There was all sorts of fun slides, beaches, wave pools (salt water) and sand. Really well done, we sat in the heat & swam in the cool, along with thousands of others, but it ...
First time driving in the USA - Russ got us safely from Jersey City to Milford Pensylvania. Caught a yellow cab from Manhatten across the Hudson River, or rather under the Hudson River to our car rental place - Alamo. Our rental is massive, I'm not keen on driving it, Russ loves it - a man thing, he's already had his nose under the bonnet. A truckie is staying at the same place as us, ...
June 25 - July 9, 2014 (Days 56-69) Thanks you, Christian, Andrea, Alexander, Max and Christian for a great vacation for us. It's always wonderful being with you! We had lots of fun things to do with each other.
Until next time...
Love Gammy and P-Pop
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center