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... 8217;s the perfect car for an American road trip.
They also filled us up with a delicious meal before we hit the road.
We left Westport just after 5 for the (relatively) short
drive to Hershey, PA, where we stayed with James’ cousin Allen, his wife
Tiffany, and their two daughters, Madeline and Abigail, who were nice enough to
take us in even though they were just getting back from ...
... some of them were down pours, but not enough to stop us. Very few times we got caught in traffic jams, and when we did, it was not anything major. We were out of it in less than an hour. Most of the time was due to construction or accidents. And we saw a few.
We spent about $1,500 in fuel, which we figured we got about 14 miles to the gallon on our beast. Last time we towed our 5th wheel, we got about 10 miles to the gallon. So there was ...
... it, in tact we all loved it and I am very happy!
From there to New Haven in Connecticut, the home of Yale University. A great drive through the countryside after leaving the highways. Such different housing up here in the colder climes.
Breakfast overlooking Yale. Of course, wrong time of year for tours, but we had a walk around and looked at some of the beautiful old and delicate buildings.
... border: 0px; outline: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; background: transparent;">Mr. Feeny: Now when I pulled the flower out of the small pot in my living room it resisted a little, it tried to hang on by its roots. I had to force it out.
... is quite an atrocious little town.
Our hotel experience was less than stellar as well. As we entered the reception area to check in our nostrils were greeted with the pungent smell of somebody cooking an Indian curry for dinner. I didn't know whether to check in or order a butter chicken.
It became clear that the owner and his entire extended family lived in the ...
Other places to stay in New Haven
155 Temple St., New Haven | 4 star hotelfrom $154
400 Sargent Drive, New Haven | 2 star hotelfrom $82
30 Whalley Avenue, New Haven | 3 star hotelfrom $147
- Solid no-frills hotel
- Clean but to be expected: Courtyard Grim
- Probably would return
100 Pond Lily Ave, New Haven | 1 star hotelfrom $62
3 Long Wharf Drive, New Haven | 3 star hotelfrom $136
229 George St., New Haven | 3 star hotelfrom $124
270 Foxon Boulevard, New Haven | 2 star hotelfrom $62
1157 Chapel Street, New Haven | Hotelfrom $177
1151 Chapel Street, New Haven | Hotelfrom $33
1605 Whalley Ave., New Haven | Hotelfrom $32