Boston Marriott Peabody
Travel Blogs from Peabody
A quick-ish update today. The morning of the 20th of May was drizzly and overcast but we still went out to have a walk around and explore the old port of Portland. We wandered up to the museum and other tourist sites in the centre of town to discover that most places were closed on a Monday, so we then walked up a big ass hill to the tall observatory tower at the other end of town to take in the view of the coastline (you can see where this is ...
Last night Flat Stanley had his first real outing to one of my favorite late-night destinations: Sonic!!!! Similar to my beloved Wawa, the best convenience store in New Jersey (and throughout the entire Northeastern United States) this fast food joint compels you to make bad life decisions at 1 am. In this establishment, one can order tons of greasy food, 24 hours a day, from the ...
... bad season. Boston is a calm, peaceful and more easy going city than NY, with beautiful historical buildings. Known for its liberationists and igniting the American War of Independence, the Freedom Trail is a must. The Faneuil Hall, referred to as the Cradle of Liberty, was our starting point. A ranger from the National Park Service (historical not wild bears) conducted our free tour. It was great as he told the ...
... baked potato and Key Lime Pie for dessert. I thought the food was good—I especially liked the steak with garlic topping, as it was very flavorful.
After dinner when walking through a bar on my way to the ferry, I ran into 2 more acquaintances—this time 2 former Arabella employees.
I got the 7pm ferry back to Red Hook and caught a cab back to my hotel. The only bad thing I can think of staying out at the West End ...
... Sea & environs will do that to you... I often wonder what the hell I'm doing underwater in New England. Until the next dive), and I was at my local dive shop spending my hard-earnt postgrad stipend when I saw the little flyer for their somewhat-annual autumn trip somewhere warm. It only took four letters to convince me that going on said trip was absolutely worth plunking down the (then) value of my stock portfolio: ...
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