The Lodge at Turning Stone
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... to retrieve our bags at the apartment. We meet again at LaGuardia airport to pick up our rental. A spacious new minivan, our ground transportation to Toronto. The drive north is uneventful. The roads in reasonably good shape. We arrive late. The staff at the hotel in Syracuse is friendly and helpful. Dinner is from the backpackers pantry pre dried meals that we have been dragging along for weeks, just in ...
The third blog entry comes to you from Syracuse - surprise, surprise! Today was a bit better because most dealings regarding rebooking the remainder of our flights, holding the line to talk to United Airlines reps and sorting out travel insurance issues were done for the time being. Jody and I enjoyed yet another yummy, delicious hot buffet breakfast at the hotel, got in a good swim and spent quite a bit of time in the hot tub. I even got in a workout at the ...
... to The Shire (Hobbiton), no visit to the Bay of Plenty area, etc. No words can describe our disappointment
-trying to make the best of the situation, Jody and I booked a hotel for three nights in Santa Monica and talked about making it out to see the Hollywood sign plus, renting a car for the three days
So as it stands, other than being extremely tired and feeling sad and disappointed, we are trying to remain positive. Me being the biggest sap, I cannot stop crying. Jody ...
... a ride to Chicago due to many delays. How random? Kind of reminded me of the scene from Home Alone when Kevin's Mom hitches a ride with the musicians which included John Candy's character. LOL Once we're established, I spot an employee hanging around the Delta Airlines counter so I rush over to get the scoop on this deserted airport. Sure enough, most flights are out of here by 7:30. We are to check back at 4:00 am when the ...
... because of weather conditions in Philadelphia. (We looked on the Internet, Philadelphia had less snow than Syracuse). So since we had a big chunk of time to wait, I found a dark spot behind a row of chairs and laid my coat on the floor and crashed! I was still so sick from all of my maladies--I instantly fell asleep.
After stringing us along all day...we finally stepped on our plan at 4:30 PM. We had already missed ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility