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Travel Blogs from Newport
Caught the ferry back to Falmouth, picked up our car and drove 70 miles in an hour to Newport.
Woke up with sore heads and no hot water in the shower, super bad combo. It was 12.30 pm and way past check out, so we packed and bolted to the ferry without showering.
Thankfully the gods were on our side as there was a ferry leaving in 5 minutes so we made a run for it from the hotel. We made it just in time.
... But don't worry! I know that when I go walking around not to be in crowded places, but to actually walk down dark and secluded alley ways and not to kept to myself, but actually try to engage in conversations with tall dark hooded people in the sketchy parts of the cities I visit. (These are all JOKES! I know I shouldn't do any of that and don't worry I'll be safe and I'll always trust my gut instinct). Plus I'm sure I'll learn some more French once I get there.
I woke up with the sun this morning, a nice change from the ****** weather yesterday. I got in the shower and when i got out kimberly came home with groceries and made me huevos rancheros for breakfast! Delicious.She had to go to work, but was nice enough to take me to the bus station so i could pick up my bus ticket for Hartford, Connecticut, my next destination!She left me there and headed off to work while i explored the city, again, in nicer weather. I went to mostly the ...
... we did stop to go in for a bite of lunch. Heading back to the truck after a nice lunch in a local Irish pub I realized I hadn't changed my shoes and still donning my water shoes. And after all that primping!!!!
Found another casino so decided to try our luck once more. We invested a total of $60.00 but only spent 30 minutes. Woo Hoo! Between yesterday ...
... more so than harvard IMO and took me a while to get around it all. I then visited the oldest baptist church in the USA. It was nice, but old. The state house dominates the skyline, and is a building remeniscent of the dome building in washington dc, it is beautiful and one of my favourite buildings in the USA. I even got to go inside, for free, to see the senate and the rhode island state library.I then headed back downtown to explore the city's hundreds ...
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