SpringHill Suites Erie
Travel Blogs from Erie
Woke up in Erie, Pennsylvania to a snowy day. This whole section of western NY and PA goes right along the eastern shore of Lake Erie, but unfortunately the lake is not visible from here. I believe the train runs about a mile or two inland from the shores. The amazing thing about this whole stretch is that for about 100 miles in western Pennsylvania and western NY, almost of the land that you ...
With our car loaded to the brim (how did that happen?) and snacks packed and podcasts updated we hit the road! We have a great line up of friend`s, family and couch-surfers to stay with as we cross the country and we are looking forward to a grand road trip!
The photos are from the whole middle section of our drive (Michigan, Iowa, Nebraska).
After a fabulous RV send-off from Lorna's and our dear friends, we packed into the RV with birds, dogs and Lorna's fabulous cooking (cookie too!). Dallas and Houston insisted on co-pilot privileges with birds singing in the background whenever RPMs and engine roared above 80 MPH.
We stopped in Buffalo and met Cynthia's brother Bob and sister-in-law Chris. ...
... but a few miles in. We decided that the next stopover would be Erie PA. Once again Karen and Hotwire come through. We scored a Wingate by Wyndham. A very nice hotel for very little money. About halfway to the PA state line I went past a gas station with a huge flashing sign..... $3.44/gal. Thats about 35 cents cheaper than most anything we had seen in NY. Had we crossed the state line without me knowing? As I was about to turn around I ...
Our first night out and we end up staying on this awesome bluff overlooking Lake Erie. We arrived at the state campground shortly before sunset and took these photos. We opened the bottle of champagne that Melinda Stokoe gave to us on our departure. We did it!!!
The lake looked breathtaking from above but upon closer inspection, it is sad to see the poor quality of the water. We know that ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Free parking