Howard Johnson Inn & Suites - Dorney Park and Allentown
Travel Blogs from Allentown
The main feature today was a visit to the Martin Guitar Factory in Nazareth, a short trip from Bethlehem. Martin make my favourite guitars and we joined a tour of the manufacturing facility. All guitars are hand made, with the help of a couple of robot lasers. I got the chance to strum a D28, the Eagles favourite and it is definitely on my shopping list (one ...
... been a shorter vacation than we had planned, but we saw a lot of beautiful country and quite a few parks. Also got to spend time with Tom, April and Cooper and Jackie, Terry, and Elyssa (whom I met for the first time and what a lovely young lady she is). So we are back in Bechtelsville now. I was glad I found this program so we could share our vacation with all of ...
the second of August, and I still cannot believe that in THREE DAYS
I'll be embarking on one of the greatest journeys of my life. Today my
friend Katie assisted me in packing my suitcases. I didn't think we
would ever finish. Now I'm ready to go!
... the first of which, The U.S. Mint. The Mint factory/museum was really informative in not only the coin making process but also the history of our country’s currency. I was surprised to find out that at one point there was drafts for a twenty dollar, large, coin. The museum itself took about an hour to walk through so not bad at all. We later ventured onto the cemetery where Benjamin Franklin was laid to rest as ...
Dorney Park is a smaller amusement and water park in the US, owned by a Cedar Point company which owns one of the largest parks on the east coast.
We visited the park with Steve, Jon and Joseph.
What can I say... try Youtubing the rides like Steel Force, Hydra the Return and the wooden Thunderhawk. All in the "first-row" experience. What a wild day! So don't crucify me for not being able to blog, hehe.
Weather? Hot&humid or pouring down... we had it ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center