Travel Blogs from Saratoga Springs
... in a foreign country.
My last night in Rome will never be forgotten. I spent it walking around with my closest friends, drinking wine, eating gelato, and seeing every monument for my last time abroad. I say "last time abroad" for a reason because I don't plan on it being my last time at all. I will definitely be back to Rome to show my future family where I spent four of the most amazing months of my life, thus far. Rome has become a part of me, and I will forever be grateful for that.
... mountains. At the top they have a huge parking area where you have to park and take a shuttle van up to the actual summit. The viewpoints along the way were nice and the road was wide enough so it wasn't nearly as harrowing as the drive up Mt Washington. Mom was thankful for that and so was I. Before we made the drive up the mountain I tried to get down to the actual lake to get ...
... short drive off the main road. Very pretty and very easy walk off the road.
We eventually ended up at Lake Champlain where we crossed the bridge and took a short walk to see the Lake Champlain lighthouse. Normally I think you could drive back to it but it was blocked off due to the season closing of the camping area. But the visitor center was still open and a very sweet lady chatted with us and directed us on how to walk to see the lighthouse. Again ...
... a guided tour of his former house and a full description of his history there. We were the only visitors in the torrential rain! Johnstown is close by, not surprisingly, a small typical US town "out in the sticks". It does boast 4 tattoo parlours within the small town centre - why? - and we savoured the homespun charm (or lack of it) at Miss Johnstown's Diner. Health and Safety would probably condemn the place; it ...
... independent, not-for-profit organisation it was set up by Lyn Howard, MD, and her patient Clarence “Oley” Oldenburg, the Oley Foundation helps people dependent upon feeding by tube or by IV. They organise newsletters, conferences and networking for patients. In the morning I did a bit of voluntary work helping to pack info leaflets into packs to be handed out by RDs. In the afternoon we had a meeting ...
Other places to stay in Saratoga Springs
534 Broadway, Saratoga Springs | 4 star hotelfrom $184
- Good and Bad, depends on what floor
- Smoke and mirrors
- Management needs improvement
232 Broadway, Saratoga Springs | 3 star hotelfrom $184
11 Excelsior Ave, Saratoga Springs | 3 star hotelfrom $218
25 Lake Avenue, Saratoga Springs | 2 star hotelfrom $174
24 Gideon Putnam Road, Saratoga Springs | 3 star hotelfrom $171
125 South Broadway, Saratoga Springs | 3 star hotelfrom $157
17 Old Gick Road, Saratoga Springs | 2 star hotelfrom $116
295 Excelsior Avenue, Saratoga Springs | 3 star hotelfrom $236
231 Broadway, Saratoga Springs | 3 star hotelfrom $147
3291 South Broadway, Saratoga Springs | 2 star hotelfrom $127
South Broadway - Route 9 #2961, Saratoga Springs | 1 star hotelfrom $116
- The absolute best in Saratoga.
- Roosevelt Inn is the Best
- Clean, Warm and Friendly
497 Broadway, Saratoga Springs | 3 star hotelfrom $235
- Great Choice
- Pleasant Surprise
- Truly a Spa Pleasure
365 Broadway, Saratoga Springs | 3 star hotelfrom $130
500 Union Ave., Saratoga Springs | Hotelfrom $113