SpringHill Suites Philadelphia Plymouth Meeting
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After 4 years Nick and I are leaving Philadelphia. It was really sad to say bye to friends we've made here, but we're also really excited to go back to CA! I started this blog so that our friends and families can stay updated on our meandering road trip across the country!
Moving out was a bit messy, but it all eventually got done …
... about the history of the US financial system (as well as receiving a bag of shredded USD’s) as well as witnessing how US coins today were made. For lunch we each indulged in an infamous Philly Cheese Steak Sandwich at “Pats – King of Steaks (est. 1930)”, before I paid homage to Rocky Balboa at the Philadelphia Museum of Art (home of the famous Rocky step’s and statue) – ...
... don't want to upset the security agents walking around the room. I can't risk not getting my passport, so I will just have to be selfish about this. As the family finishes in front of me at the window a couple walks up beside me, out of line, the window agent calls next. I immediately stop the couple beside me and told them that the people behind me were next and going back to the window. I quickly look around to make sure there were no guns drawn, no beady eyes ...
... and shop fronts to admire. Philly is a good place to walk through. I get to WXPN with 5 minutes to spare, the two support acts are good. The second play a cover the Replacements’ Alex Chilton, a personal favourite. GP&TR do four songs live to air plus an encore off air. It was standing show so I can get nice and close.
The merch table has a new product – Key Rings – presents for the wife and kids!
Afterwards I find Steve in ...
... Carousel, a classic tribute to Philadelphia’s great heritage of carousel-making. It did not disappoint except the moment when the ride was over and the girls wanted more. We then watched to boys play on one of the coolest mini-golf courses I have ever seen, an 18-hole miniature golf course decorated with some of Philadelphia’s favorite icons. They played a round of putt-putt ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services