Holiday Inn Express Altoona
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- Continental Breakfast
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- High-speed internet in room (free)
- Refrigerator in room
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This morning we had our final view of the Falls. They are certainly worth visiting but you only need one day and one night. We drove over the Rainbow Bridge and half way over is the Canadian/American border. We thought they might want to search our bags or at least scan them. Much to our surprise after perusing our passports they waved us through.< …
... with houses with enormous yards. This actually bothers me more than the trailer park--at least the trailer park provides homes for people in a space efficient way... this development looks like a squandering of a precious resource on huge yards that people really aren't going to use for anything... Veering off to the west is my next town: Newry. This town wins the prize for Shabbiest Town Hall. It looks like a little old church ...
... worth it just to add what I assume with be a boring, generic suburb. Along the way I pass I construction site marked "Islamic Society" where it looks like a small mosque is being built. It's actually a bit refreshing to see a little bit of faith diversity here (along with a beautiful domed synagogue in south Altoona). And by the names I see on the medical centers (on one, 5 out of 6 names were either ...
... driving through earlier, I got a glimpse of a vast sprawl of shopping centers and strip malls to the south--showing that billions of dollars have been invested in this area... just not in the city itself. You'd think that if there had been more oversight and vision to make sure a big chunk of that investment had gone to turning downtown into a vibrant shopping area... things could've been much different.
It's the American Way... so much ...
6 hrs, 14.1 kms Day totals: 17 hrs, 40.1 kms Actual date: May 27, 2015 Logan Valley actually has a freeway running through it, Interstate 99. So it is reasonably connected with the rest of the country (not to mention a major railway). However, with areas like the Cumberland Valley being so much more central for warehouses and such, it doesn't seem like this freeway has managed to save Logan Valley ...