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... only when I got to the archives that I remembered there is very little phone signal here. I was about to ring and saw on my phone "no service". And given the problems I had trying to FaceTime Hannah and co for her birthday, I contemplated another route.
When I booked the taxi (through shuttle wizard, highly recommended, and very reasonably priced from my experience) they were unable to do the slightly cheaper ...
... I would give prizes...but sadly I only know how many visitors, and not who. So I can't. Perhaps I should get myself a prize on your behalf? Now this sounds like a plan.
Anyway, will attach panda glove picture shortly and maybe a few more RAC sunsets.
I have just realised I haven't actually told you about my plans for the weekend. Perhaps I will write two blogs today? Oh what a treat for you all!!
... and was very excited about my project. She actually worked with Charles Bailey (I will be looking at some of the files he has produced) on the Gezira scheme in Sudan. She also knows a lot generally about this scheme and its origins in the early twentieth century right up to the 1980s. We are going to sit down and have a proper chat about it next week, which I cannot wait for. There are moments when you are researching, and you aren't quite sure ...
I felt a bit too much like I was narrating Big Brother when I wrote that title. But I am sleepy, so I think I can forgive myself. I now feel worse this afternoon than yesterday morning and still 3 hours of research to go. [pause to get a glass of water and a cookie]. So now it's less than 3 hours, this is good. Though it has been interesting reading about the history of malaria in Italy (I know, I know, ...
So I made it to the station in time and figured out how to use the ticket machine. Though I did nearly forget to pick up all my tickets...a kind (and clearly observant, unlike me) man noticed though so all was well.
Once my tickets were collected, I headed back to the right side of the track. Whilst I would love to have headed straight into Manhattan to explore, it would defeat the object of my trip. I wandered up and down the platform for a while, until I decided it was a ...
Other places to stay in Tarrytown
455 South Broadway, Tarrytown | 3 star hotelfrom $142
670 White Plains Road, Tarrytown | 4 star hotelfrom $173
- Very average and can't stand smell of chlorine
- Ready for Implosion
- Another Relaxing Stay - Improved Restaurant Area
49 E Sunnyside Lane, Tarrytown | 4 star hotelfrom $211
- Wonderful Weekend Retreat
- People there are rude and the place is old. Don't go there!
480 White Plains Road, Tarrytown | 3 star hotelfrom $139
600 White Plains Road, Tarrytown | 3 star hotelfrom $139
475 White Plains Road, Tarrytown | 3 star hotelfrom $138