Town House Inn & Suites
Travel Blogs from Elmwood Park
"Honey, no stabbing the pigeon!" Today we had a proper lie in which was glorious! Our bed is so comfortable! After travelling for a week and a half we felt like we'd earned a proper rest. We headed out into town towards Time Square and a place called Junior's. It was gone 11am so we were too late for brunch and had something from the main menu. The food was immense and we couldn't finish it! We did share a slice of red velvet cheesecake which when served was about 5 inches tall! ...
... headed back to Brooklyn. Then I happened upon the Tick Tock Diner. I hadn't eaten a diner yet so I thought, why not? It was a total dive, looked like it hadn't been decorated since the 70's, and I loved it. I felt like Jerry, Elaine, George, and Kramer would be joining me at any minute! I had a burger and some waffle fries. It was fun. By the time I was finished with dinner rush hour was over and I headed home without having to fight the ...
... It was still early in the afternoon so I decided to visit the Park Slope location of the Brooklyn Flea. This meant I had to take the G train. I didn't have to wait long, though! Man, did I feel lucky! I had never been on this stretch of track before so I was delighted to find out that part of this trip was above ground! I had been on a subway last summer that was mostly above ground on my way to Coney Island. This trip was via a bridge that gave you great views of ...
Up at 9 this morning and quickly out the door as we had a 10am booking at the 9/11 museum.
Walking towards the museum entry is the first of the memorials to one of the towers. Both the memorials are the square footage of the buildings and are square waterfalls falling into a smaller square. It was quite hard to imagine buildings there or the rubble that was left behind. They are beautiful though.
The museum outskirts is ...
... and catch a cab direct.. This worked out well and we arrived at the Marriott about 18:00
All of CJ's packing quickly decimated with stuff strewn everywhere..
Then a visit to the bar and an approving sampling of 'Bud Light' accompanied by a bowl of Chowder, another instant favorite for me..
Very successful day with CJ showing her acting abilities to great effect.. Well done CJ ;)
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