Travel Blogs from Saratoga Springs
... diesel at a tank outside- we will bring our gerry cans since it's not too far from the wall. Mechanicville is a convenient stop- you don't even really leave the channel you just push off a bit to the side and onto the wall. There is a lot of wake from passing boats but luckily for us there has not been much traffic at all and the locks close at 6 pm anyway. There looks to be an Italian restaurant or two ...
We decided to have our engine parts shipped and we got a 10 day pass for the lock system: a whopping $37.50!! We moved down to Fort Edward at Lock #7 for a few nights. There is free power and water, as well as bathroom and showers. No internet though- we walked over a half hour to McDonald's in the new section of town to get internet. The town has some ...
... out very differently....as ir had once before. We then drove up to get Otto's van, back down to load his and Milo's boats, and then off for a dinner in town. After dinner, Otto headed to Stewart's for ice cream for Milo - but got lost - while I went to Stewart's for gas and ended up meeting them there. I only got gas.
It was a lovely way for the last paddling excursion of the season - sadly only my second!
... due to my obligations at Fredonia. So I'm taking advantage of not having to move myself into a dorm or apartment this year, and I'm gearing up for a southern adventure! I have an extra leg on the journey: I have to get myself from Albany, NY to back home in Genesee County. This is basic geography working against me. I've packed up all the shorts and tanks I own, and it's time to take my little car across New York ...
... 3:00 PM when it was returned. They couldn't work on us everyday, so we were there for awhile. This gave us time to overeat Amish food and eat Amish candy. Finally our coach was finished and we were back on the road after a very long stopover We were so far behind our schedule that we did one nighters to get to see our kids as soon as we could. Avery, the six year old, began texting us to find out when we would arrive. We made quick stops in Erie,PA ...
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
3291 South Broadway, Saratoga Springs | 2 star hotelfrom $127
South Broadway - Route 9 #2961, Saratoga Springs | 1 star hotelfrom $37
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