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Fortunately we had an 11:35 AM flight from Madrid to JFK so we didn't have to get up at the crack of dawn. A direct flight is always better! We actually took off on time. Time to read trough my journal and look at some photos and start processing our trip. Always something that I do on a return flight. Thank you Steve Jobs! The iPad makes it so much easier. This was a wonderful trip! We saw and did so much and we were never exhausted. Tired some days by dinner time, ...
... the rain got heavier and the winds got very strong. Didn't care at that point. The Yankee-Red Sox game was on the satellite radio the whole time it was dark so it helped pass the time. Never got sleepy tired but my body started hurting the last hour (not my butt but wrist and shoulders).
... Laundromat, there was nothing to do but sit and wait... and wait... and wait... Don't you just love travelling and having to keep on top of dirty underwear!
And then we had to wait for the dryer to dry our clothes... more waiting. Before long, we found other ways to entertain ourselves whilst waiting for our thongs ...
... Rhode Island, home of The America's Cup and some of the best beach shacks you will ever see. The Newport Mansions were built as weekenders by wealthy NY families around the late 1800's and early 1900's. By the late 40's the Mansions began passing to a new Preservation Society as upkeep became more difficult. We visited the Vanderbilt's weekender built around 1894, called "The Breakers". 15 bedrooms, 20 bathrooms, ...
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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