Travel Blogs from Portsmouth
... final portion of our journey together. On route to Boston, Massachusetts, we had what was supposed to be a short 45 minute stopover in Cleveland, Ohio. But, of course, we were delayed by two hours. Almost three hours behind schedule, back in Boston we were! Beantown, as it is known, was arguably our favorite stop during our 2012 trip to North America. Though, this time, we had not planned to stay in ...
It's Sunday and after a repeat of yesterday's scrum for breakfast - only worse!, I bravely decide to drive into Boston rather than get public transport. An accident on the Interstate caused us leave the freeway and head for Harvard, a stop high on Tamara's list of "must do" places to see. We park and walk round the Ivy League University, before heading on towards Downtown Boston avoiding the freeway. We are soon parked beneath ...
... soft sunlight, potted plants and of course a flying American flag. Quaint.
After this tour a few of us, in a time honored tradition decided to go and grab a beer in the pub next door. Little did we know the treat inshore for us. We walked into the best trivia session! The host, Morgan, would ask for categories from the participants and give them questions from his own knowledge base. What an incredible mind! Some of the topics covered ... Politics, law, Harry ...
... it is serious in some areas. Just not right near us? But when you don,'t know the names of towns/suburbs maybe that tree is down around the corner. Still we have power so everything looks good. The election has been pushed off the news and that should be haveing an effect "on the ground" (I love that talk). By all reports the worst ...
... his house in Oyster Bay, New Hampshire. After discussing the war and the territory that was being fought for they came to an agreement that Russia would give Japan the southern half of Sakhalin Island and Korea would be under the control of Japan. After the agreement was made President Theodore Roosevelt invited the diplomats on his yacht to make the agreement official; a treaty was signed ...
Other places to stay in Portsmouth
250 Market Street, Portsmouth | 4 star hotelfrom $184
- Decidedly average
- Good - not perfect.
- Great for a retreat
580 US Highway 1 Bypass, Portsmouth | 3 star hotelfrom $93
300 Woodbury Avenue, Portsmouth | 3 star hotelfrom $128
1190 Lafayette Rd, Portsmouth | 2 star hotelfrom $117
1000 Market Street, Portsmouth | 3 star hotelfrom $147
99 Durgin Lane, Portsmouth | 3 star hotelfrom $137
100 Portsmouth Blvd, Portsmouth | 3 star hotelfrom $133
417 Woodbury Ave., Portsmouth | 2 star hotelfrom $96
- Relaxing getaway!
- Great place to stay
- Great Spot
650 Borthwick Ave., Portsmouth | 2 star hotelfrom $145
1 International Drive, Portsmouth | 3 star hotelfrom $183
100 High Street, Portsmouth | 3 star hotelfrom $173
- Agree with Rhode Island Tripadvisor comment
- Pricey and in need of some improvement
- Can you hear me now?
383 Woodbury Ave., Portsmouth | 2 star hotelfrom $64
40 Court Street, Portsmouth | 3 star hotelfrom $170
100 Deer St, Portsmouth | 3 star hotelfrom $179