Holiday Inn Buffalo Amherst
Travel Blogs from Amherst
... about in. The trees were mostly green and lush in the park although there were some signs of Autumn approaching with the odd yellowy tree here and there. The 'bay' was in fact part of a weir/dam used for flood mitigation originally but since has become a water source for surrounding farms and townships and so was suffering the effects of the drought. The lack of water didn't seem to deter the fishermen who were often seen driving past with lake ...
Our final morning of the program provided a nice finale to our Buffalo tour. We rode out the Elmwood corridor, blocks and blocks of local shops, cafe's and galleries. Elmwood Village is reported to be rated one of the best places to live in the US. In Delaware Park, we visit the Albright-Knox Gallery. ...
... CN Tower in Toronto (the tall pointy tower you can see in the photo above) and had lunch. It was all you can eat and I had way too much food. There were some amazing views from the observation deck though.
The CN Tower has a glass floor in one section so you can see all the ...
... tied the string in an impossibe knot, which wouldn't losen so he resigned himself to the fact he would just have to look silly.
As the boat got nearer the falls we got more and more soaked. The noise was deafening and you could really see how powerful the waterfalls were. We were told a story of how a 7 year old had fallen down the falls just in his 'bathers' and a life jacket but had survived which seemed like a miracle. At the end of the boat trip ...
... there were two other passengers inside who were visiting from Turkey.
We drove for about an hour and a half before stopping at one (out of many many many) vineyard to do some wine tasting. We got to taste three different type of wine: white, red, and ice wine. I don't really drink, so it all tasted equally disgusting in my opinion, but apparently ice wine is considered to be really "sweet." Whatever.
Afterwards, we continued on our journey ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center