The Greenporter Hotel
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Sorry I have got behind on my blogging. Just too much too see & too tired to post once we got back to the room at night. There was a lot to see in Boston so I won't boar u with all the pictures but will show u a few. I think this about catches me up. We r having a good ...
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 ...
... We did not hv a paper map with us and know way of knowing if we were even headed in right direction. The GPS totally flipped out when we were detoured by an accident, the street names were wrong and there were no gas stations or stores or shoulder to pullover . On the back roads of whatever state we were in were beautiful country estates.i don't know if they were summer homes or people ...
... and last night of not sleeping so well and today driving through stressful conditions, I decided to change plans and treat myself to a King suite at the Hampton Inn. My what a nice luxury to have so much space and such a comfy bed! A perfect way to end the trip....I should have thought of this from the beginning. The first thing I did when I arrived was to take a nap! (I have done that quite a bit these two weeks, it has been heaven.) Then I had a delicious dinner ...
- Sun again today, 2 days in a row! Today we are going to visit the Mystic Seaport which is a museum of the shipping of the 1700's. we are then going to attend Bites of Mystic which is a food/entertainment festival down mainstreet. We finally hit the right day for some local flaire so excited about that!
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet