Travel Blogs from Vineland
Day 10 7:45 call time. Can't wait to sleep for the next two days. Leaving Barcelona and headed for Philadelphia. Had so much fun on this trip. I know I overuse this expression but this trip was life changing. I can't believe I went to France all by myself! I met so many great people and experienced so many new things. Could totally ...
... to take him back with us. After the check in we went for a breakfast and with a delay of 30 minutes we left San Francisco for Philadelphia. Because of the delay at SFO we had to hurry to catch the flight to zurich, since we had only a short stopp in Philadelphia. We did it after all and got to the flight to ...
21 July 2013 Our last stop before heading home again: Philadelphia. Our flight leaves LAX at 8.30am so we get up early morning and leave the hotel at 6am to get there in time. It's Sunday morning so luckily no traffic which made it a smooth ride. The flight was full but went great. The hotel (Hyatt Regency at Penn's Landing) is also very nice. A room on the 21st floor with view on the Delaware River, dividing the states of Pennsylvania and New Jersey, and the Franklin bridge ...
After arriving in Philadelphia, we headed straight for the Independence Park Visitor Center, getting there around 11:00 a.m. We found out that all the tickets (free, but limited) for Independence Hall tours were taken for the day. It would have been nice to get the 30 minute tour, but we were not heartbroken -- we might have had to stay until later in the day than we wanted to if there had been some tickets left. If we had known tickets were required and that they were limited, ...
... time that it was a rising sun.
We exited Independence Hall out the back way and into the graden that we had found ourselves in many times, feeling glad that we had finally got to go inside. Katie turned to me and said “onwards to New York?” I always get a twinge of sadness when I leave a place in the US...and half of me felt like I wasn’t quite ready to leave Philly yet....but the other half reminded the first half ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet