Days Inn Philadelphia - Roosevelt Boulevard
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"You can't get there from here" is a Maine phrase. I think it's a reference to the remoteness of the state. (They only recently started getting a train service to Boston) but also those words highlight the Maine accent. 'There' is pronounce "They-aaaa" etc. I first heard this saying when I was busily preparing for my trip by making essential rap playlists for all ...
... our trip to Jordan and Israel in spring of 2010 to meet us for drinks and a dinner. Gene and Adriene came down to our hotel and we spent a most pleasant dinner with them, catching up on each others lives. They suggested Cuba Libre Restaurant, a place that an architect friend had designed. It is a lovely place with high ceilings and comfortable design.
In the morning we set out to explore probably the most important ...
We quite enjoyed reading the history behind the Liberty Bell. It arrived in Philadelphia from England in August of 1752 as a new bell tower was being constructed. The bell was set up to test its sound and it cracked on its first striking. The bell is a symbol of liberty as it was inscribed with a piece of scripture from Leviticus: ...
... go back to the hotel. Travel fatigue really is with us these last few days so we want to take it easy. We figured we'd have an early night until Johnny Depp appeared as Edward Scissorhands on tele. Lenny had not seen that movie yet, so we ended up watching it entirely. And I'm glad to hear she enjoyed it a lot... 23 July 2013 We decide to wake up rather late. Check-out is only at noon so we have time. By noon we eventually check out and go into the city centre once more as ...
... opened AGAIN!! Luckily we were in a better location and hit away from the storm in a Starbucks and shopping centre!
This time we managed to get back without being drenched! So after a quick change headed out for Pizza! Basically all we did in Philadelphia was eat amazing food with the added bonus of not costing very much, something we hadn't found so far! I would absolutely recommend Philly to anyone who likes.... food pretty much!
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking