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We left Vermont at 1pm to begin our 7 week journey. Heading to New York City to stay with a dear friend Will Robb.
Will has Saturday planned out - highlight include: seeing Dinosaurs at The Natural History Museum and riding on the subway!
Special thanks to Christie Allen for getting us all set up on this blog ...
... with brick architecture and New England church spires. I mean, a lot of towering church spires. But boy, does that road slow you down. A good thing, I guess. Everything goes by too quickly. On most of the drive, it was hilly and deeply forested. I took some pictures of some meadows as we went by some farms. And the mountains (hills to us Californians), in New York, are the Adirondacks, and in Vermont, they are the Green ...
... as we found our motel. Ahhhh, I'm not sure if Google is helpful or not. We did finally get to the Comfort Inn. To our surprise they up-graded us to a "king suite". Wow, we're not used to this sort of accommodations. We have a kitchen, bedroom, and living room. We are really enjoying the space. After checking in and unwinding a bit, we headed for downtown Burlington. We walked along the waterfront of Lake Champlain and ...
... we have encountered have had great experiences using that, but we haven't tried it. The Adirondacks try hard to look like mountains but mostly are large hills of hardwoods. The scattered lakes and rivers are pretty as are the large boulders strewn about by the glaciers from times past. By far the most scenic was around Lake Placid and North Pole all the way to Lake Champlain. Wet weather one night got us wet enough to hotel it for ...
For the second time on our trip, we’re riding on college football Saturday. Rutland is home to College of St. Joseph, which may not sound like a football hotbed, but read on. The football in Rutland today is what the rest of the world actually considers football: soccer. The Fighting Saints today hosted Paul Smith’s College. It’s a big rivalry in the Yankee Small College Conference.
As a reminder of how ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services