The Box House Hotel
Travel Blogs from Brooklyn
I am sure you must all be so sick of blogs by now and we are on the last few days before heading home but thought I must give you a quick update and some final pictures. Ethan wrote the blog from Cedar Point at Sandusky. This was definitely the favourite spot for all the children. The boys Mark and Jamie booked a place called …
... and some of the oldest roller coasters in America are there. I am a bit frightened by the rides behind us, but at the same time I want to try myself. We decide to do two attractions: The Soaring Eagle, where we are lying under the rail and retained only by the harness, and the classic Cyclone, which has been there for almost 100 years. The Soaring Eagle is quite fun, and we both enjoy it a lot. The Cyclone is a very shaky traditional roller coaster ...
... Lots of boutique shops and people who think their **** don't stink. Needless to say, I didn't spend a whole lot of time looking around there.
I decided I was in the mood for a cruise. A free cruise. So I jumped back on the train headed to the stop closest to where the Staten Island Ferry departs.
The Staten Island Ferry is one of the few things you can do for free in New York City and it is well worth the price of admission. The ride to Staten Island takes ...
... Facebook was having some issues, so around 12, we headed home because I had to wake up early. I just didn’t
know how early yet, I had to check my mail at home.
Once I got home, my roommate Heather was still up and she feels much better these days and got a lot chattier with me. I found out that I had to be at the event at 6 am in the morning and with the travelling time I had only 3,5 hours of sleep left. Oh my god!
... Painting and Sculptures, the American Wing and the Egyptian Art galleries. Works by Ruben, Rembrandt and Matisse as well as many others grace the walls and floors of this grand museum. We stopped for a brief sandwich in the American Wing Cafe and then strolled across Central Park to catch a taxi back to our hotel. It was such an amazing change from yesterday when Terry was here as snow now covers everything ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center