SpringHill Suites Mystic Waterford
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Today we explored the south coast of Long Island all the way through the Hamptons to Montauk where one of the oldest lighthouses in America is. This one, at Montauk Point, was commissioned by George Washington, and is also where the famous slave ship Amistad came ashore and where Teddy Roosevelt's Rough Riders were quarantined after coming down with malaria. It's a pretty remote yet scenic place. The drive through West Hampton, East ...
... Next, footwear & clothing for 4 kinds of weather times 6 people. That's slippers, sandals, hiking boots, rain boots...times 6, gore tex jackets for rain, fleece for cool, and parkas for cold...times 6; hats for sun, hats for cold, zip-off hiking pants, socks, gloves, long underwear...you get the idea. Handled rectangular totes from the Container Store are keeping everyone's clothing neatly organized.
Our Suburban is now our ...
... there year round. Finally we hit a sign....welcome to conneticut. Then we got on a highway and pulled into a gas station and bought a paper map. So much for technology. We pulled into Mystic Conneticut after 6 pm. Quaint pretty little town. Had dinner at overpriced restaurant on Mystic river. And here is the finish to this story....Kim is sick. Flu/cold symptoms. Started last night. He is ...
... and restaurants are, and it was an absolutely beautiful day, so it made for a scenic stroll. A few too many people for my taste, given that I was still in the solitude mode, but interesting and enjoyable nonetheless.
After that I headed to St Edmonds Retreat Center. This place is absolutely gorgeous. The main building used to be a house owned by a doctor and his wife, and everything is in stone and tile and hardwoods. Lots of stone! Nothing was spared in ...
... Seaport is a great place to tour for 3+ hours. Lots of history as they have recreated an 1827 working seaport complete with stores, houses and shipbuilding galore! Lots of boats to see as well. This is very well done and we really enjoyed it!
- After went to Taste of Mystic which is suppose to be an event ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking