Wingate by Wyndham Linthicum / BWI Airport
Travel Blogs from Linthicum
... flying home for thanksgiving. I will only be here one night and will then move further out of the city to spend thanksgiving with another family. All of these people are related to a nurse who I met in the Shriners Hospital for Children Cincinnati. The family had two children who were excited about their last day at school tomorrow before Thanksgiving. One of them was shocked that I had never celebrated Thanksgiving and ...
... end it shifted to a newsreel of J. Edgar Hoover addressing an audience of FBI agents. When the camera panned over the audience Maggie pointed to the screen and yelled "there's my dad!!" We asked at the gift shop if the video was for sale, but no luck there. They did give us the name of the Education Director and Maggie's going to try to get a copy for her mom.
... are how unlike "America" it feels! The architecture around our hotel looks almost Dutch or Belgian in many respects. It is certainly a stark contrast to the skyscrapers of New York that we associate with US cities. That being said, DC is still a busy city. Rather than add to the traffic congestion we decided to forego the gas-guzzling tour buses and taxis to explore the city on foot. Maps at the ready we headed south towards, where else but the White ...
... counted twenty
NYPD employees close together on the Coney Island boardwalk. Rounded down,
while also downing a cold beer in Paul’s Sister (on Coney Island since 1962 -
see photo) at the same time.
I suggested to Mrs Henry that this massive police presence
had nothing to do with zero tolerance, but was instead a work creation scheme
for fat people. Mrs Henry thinks that’s very judgmental, something she has zero
... history. Next stop was the Smithsonian National Air & Space Museum. I consider myself quite well versed on the US space program - it has been an interest of mine for quite some time, and as such, I was really looking forward to this. Unfortunately, I found the exhibits to be quite static and the overall experience was pretty underwhelming. Maybe my expectations were too high but a highlight was seeing "Glamorous Glennis", the ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Fitness/Health center