Residence Inn Newport / Middletown
Travel Blogs from Middletown
It was wonderful coming back to Berkley...the sponsor contact here, Roger, is a good friend to our circus and after taking such good care of us last year when we advanced here, he didn't disappoint this year. Roger met each vehicle last night when we pulled in with a print out of various walkable shops and restaurants in the area and welcomed us each back. He arranged for the police to drive through the lot a couple of times ...
Good Monday morning
Up early and off the dock at 7:15am, a gorgeous sunny morning! flat calm seas, blue sky, no fog ...now this is cruising! Leaving Newport with no fog is beautiful strange when we came in Through the fog we saw nothing and there was lots to see. We have a long day of cruising today.
Ill upload a few pics from this morning.
We ended ...
... The other thing that stood out was the poor state of repair. I was told that the battleship was experiencing problems covering its costs and may close down. I wonder what will happen to it. I think it should be in Boston harbor. From the battleship, we went aboard the destroyer. We walked around the main deck then headed to shore. The museum also has two Torpedo Boats like the PT-109 the had been commanded by John F Kennedy. I ...
... in the mansion. He seemed to have been a step ahead of the IKEA flat pack phenomenon! All around the building like under the great stairs and on the mosaics and ceilings, carved into the wooden skirting on the ceiling and in the crevices of pillars there were acorns and oak leaves; the family symbol of course. The mansion set out to impress and had to compete with the the other Newport Mansions of the Gilded Age. There are three other famous mansions in Newport from the ...
... go. I checked my phone a few minutes later and assumed the stop might be in Central Portsmouth. I waited a bit longer and thought maybe the stop is just outside of Portsmouth? I saw signs for addresses outside of Portsmouth and saw that we had left the area. When the bus did stop I went up to the driver to ask whether this was the actual stop. This is when I was informed that in Rhode Island you have to request a stop. Bit of a problem of you've never been there before or have an ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility