Red Carpet Inn & Suites Smithville
Travel Blogs from Smithville
... State Parkway to West Creek, NJ--more tolls. I'm sure our toll charges are well over $50 by now. Funny thing is--Mike and I never seem to pay the same amount--he always pays less. Same kind of bus and also towing a car, how does that work?? We got checked in at the Sea Pirate RV Park, and went over to Wendy and Rick's for the afternoon and dinner. We took ...
... on this side though! And despite being part of the Jersey Shore it is a bit too far south (and away from NY) to attract the kind of crowds you see on the TV show. At least that is what LP says. I've only seen maybe five minutes of the show and don't know where it is specifically set. Having said that they were setting up for Miss America auditions with a few news crews about. Alas noone wanted to interview the foriegner in the bright red hat. Like a lot of days here the ...
Atlantic City with Susy and family. Left early and drive 2 hours. Had lunch at a burger place while the family had Panda Express. Lay by the beach for a while. Had a quick swim. Played kick the ball with the kids. Walked along the boardwalk. Had funnel cake. Waaay too sugary! Had pizza slice and chicken parma with pasta and salad and baked potatoes. Drove back around 8. Had ice cream sandwich on the way ...
... Forest I believe). So we packed up the little day pack (that we use for the beach) with fresh cherries, sandwiches, drinks, etc., and Luke donned his Camelback water pack (which he loves) and we headed down the 1.8 mile Batsto Lake loop. It really was a nice hike. Not too long or too short, relatively cool amidst the trees, with fresh forest smells. No bugs (or very few). ...
... I like the simplicity of design.
Field Test - Awaiting results
Flashlight - Fenix E11 ($27.99)
Initial Opinion - I was initially going to get the larger Fenix PD32 ($70) flashlight after discovering it had some of the best reviews on the web. It was only while in the REI store that I discovered the E11, which is quite a bit smaller with similar specs, that I changed my mind. And I'm glad I did. The E11 is probably the ...
How has this inn rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking