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Travel Blogs from Port Jefferson
... one of the oldest on the island. So old, in fact, that the house is made of white oak which initially covered the whole island until it was completely deforested. All newer homes have been built with red oak. Some of the support beams for the second floor have a specific number of notches indicating to which place they belong. Very cool. We left the house and headed to the skatepark at which point we met John who was there with his kids. We got to talking and John mentioned ...
... camping lifestyle. Lets hope she does not get car sick. Tomorrow afternoon we leave for our 2013 trip through:
1. Great Smokey Mountain National Park
2. Durango Colorado
3. Mesa Verde National Park,
4. Lake Powell, AZ
5. Grand Canyon National Park
6. Phoenix, AZ
7. San Diego, Ca
I will try to keep up with the blog as we travel depending on internet availability.
... sun had set and I peaked out the curtains of my van. People were starting to enter the party. I had myself a couple of drinks in the van to pregame and then made my way in. The place had maybe 50 people in it. Jerry memorabilia was all over the walls. A banjo, photos a giant glowing sign that said "Garcia's" in red lettering. Mirrors behind the bar had hand written drink specials. I had forgotten how much drinks cost in the city. $8 for a beer in a plastic cup?! Ok I guess ...
So here I am, at Cold Spring Harbor, not dead or even mugged!
So on the 14th I flew out of Wellington, not before being charged $200 for one extra bag by Air New Extortion-Zealand. Got to Auckland without incident, and subsequently onto flight to San Francisco. The plane was pretty empty so I could put my seat back without feeling guilty! Got through four movies on the flight: Lincoln (boring), Argo (not boring), Taken (awesome), Taken 2 (not as awesome). So a bit ...
... won't have to look at them all as I plan on cutting them down to around 1,500! As I said previously, we really lucked out with the weather. The hotel and two apartments we stayed in for the most part were terrific. We would definitely plan on renting an apartment for future vacations. Not only are they less expensive, but you're able to live within a neighborhood and experience the culture and the people.
The only downside of the vacation was losing my cell phone ...
Other places to stay in Port Jefferson
25 East Broadway, Port Jefferson | 3 star hotelfrom $149