Travel Blogs from Brooklyn
Thankfully Homeland security, after a full interrogation, gave me a furlough for the weekend; I'm now fully equipped with a drop off card on the way out of the USA. The Border official said I would need lots of documentation to resume being a snowbird.
American Eagle airline sucks; no toilet on the plane and my small carry-on was …
... that all the good stuff - the jaw dropping, astounding, the-world-is-sheer-magic stuff - is west of the Mississippi. Because one minute you're being amazed at every turn in Wyoming, or watching the sun set over the badlands, or experiencing the pure, unadulterated magic of Utah - and then you're in Indiana. And what's awesome about that? (I think the answer is "Michael Jackson" but he left, didn't he? And went west? And then went ...
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Now I have always wanted to hear American gospel singers, so its off to the Tabernacle we head. OOOOOOOh my god. Amazing voices, whites and black people who have voices like Stevie Wonder. I am in heaven until the evangelical brain washing starts and we have to endure 2 hours of it. I couldn't look at Laz for fear of laughing. I however left there somewhat troubled and reflective about the influence this type of religion has on mainly poor ...
... almost as they were in Frick's day, the collection is small enough you can do it thoroughly without exhaustion, and they provide a free audio-tour. The rooms are less gaudy than most of what I think of when I think of the gilded age ... very 18th century France. Since the house was designed with the idea that it would be turned into a museum, so the long gallery did not need to be added. The palm court has ferns, flowers ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility