Hotel Palomar Philadelphia - a Kimpton Hotel
Travel Blogs from Philadelphia
Up early and went to the Independence National Historical Park. We saw the Independence Hall, where the Declaration of Independence was written and signed. After that, we went to Congress Hall where the first Congress began meeting. We later went to the Amtrak station to drop off the keys to our last car. The station is pretty nice. Stacy has …
We got up Thursday morning, grabbed a bus and headed toward the Hudson River. We went to the USS Intrepid, a retired aircraft carrier. We took a nice tour of the ship. It has a lot of planes on display on its deck. It also has the space shuttle Enterprise on its deck in a special tent. That thing is huge! It made all of the other planes look like …
... pulled out onto the Philadelphia streets. As we drove, my driver revealed that the driver who had not known how to get to my hotel hadn't wanted to take me because it was a short drive, and would therefore only pay about $12-$15. Apparently, many of the people leaving the station needed to go much further, and the taxi drivers could get $50 from some of them.
He also reassured me that the area I was staying in was one of the safest ...
... while Hamish is busy at
the Conference. I visited the National Liberty Museum. Its mission is to "dedicated
to preserving America's heritage of freedom by fostering good character, civic
responsibility and respect for all people." The strap line is Be Inspired to Live Like a
Hero. Enough said.... The exhibits are spread over four floors. It's an
eclectic mixture of voyages to liberty from religious persecution, ...
... next time." No worries...I'm confident the South won't let me down! Living in the NorthEast most of my life people seem to be on a different time schedule. You would think with all the technology to help save time really only makes us lose more of it. Well, that's it for now my bus heads out soon. Stay tuned... Peace & Prosperity to ...
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services