Hawthorn Suites By Wyndham Dearborn
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... there are so many people we are not going to get a chance to see before we get on the road. Our sincere apologies for that and we hope people will not hold it against us.
Today's goal is to finish packing clothes in the camper or storage and to empty the shed. Hopefully we achieve ...
... maybe an hour sleep and I got maybe 3. So pretty tired reaching the border at about 6.30am we finally made it through customs an hour later. They let us through without too many questions, I do think the officer was impressed with our itinerary.
We caught a cab to the hostel as the walk seemed way to far after no sleep. Threw our bags down and hurried off to find some breakfast as it had been ...
The family was tired from yesterdays travels, so we slept in a bit before going for breakfast. Looking out our window we saw a movie production back lot. Trailers for actors and a dinning truck for meals. Did a quick search and found that "Transformers 4" is currently filming in downtown Detroit. In the car we are headed for Dearborn Michigan, world headquarters for Ford Motor Company and The Henry Ford museum. Only about 20 minutes from downtown. ...
... slept, a candy bar machine where Stevie wonder used to get his Baby Ruth, and Studio A where so many famous artists made hit after hit after hit. We all even sang My Girl in there together. The highlight of the tour, though, was our tour guide. She was 17 years old, and it was only her 3rd tour ever. She was beautiful, vibrant, excited, knowledgeable, and she had an amazing singing voice. She immediately pulled each and every one of us into the tour and brought Motown to ...
... called “the Spanish ghetto.” Art proudly showed us where he used to own an apartment building, which was burned down and leveled shortly after he sold it. See the field below. The funniest part of our day was when we went into the corner “party store,” a convenience store that used to be one of Art’s old haunts. The cashier woman got a kick out of us, though our interaction was ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility