Black Whale Motel & Efficiencies
Travel Blogs from Hampton Bays
... the pace was really good. I like every place that we traveled to. Each was different. The architecture and art of Portugal and Spain are beautiful. Calatrava, Gehry and Gaudi!!! All different and fabulous. The food was too good! The Atlantic, Mediterranean and beautiful rivers - plazas, museums, route of Saint James - the history, people and cultures - made this trip an excellent one! We are so fortunate to have this opportunity and share it with each other and dear ...
Our drive from New Jersey to the Hamptons took us up through New York. Sounds daunting but the roads and bridges just roll on though Brooklyn, across Staten Island then up through the Hampton Bays.
The Hamptons lives up to it reputation having very, very grand houses on large, manicured properties. Lots of lovely (and expensive) shops in the quaint villages and long sandy ...
... a long time since I cycled and then my legs started hurting. By the end of the 5 mile trip I was huffing and puffing not as bad as the some of them since I work out a bit.
Once I reached there I realized I forgot the lock for the bike. So I decided since I had rented the bike for 4 hours I would cycle back 5 miles and get the lock have some food and cycle back to the light house. So I cycle back to the village of Montauk. It took me half an hour to get back. I ...
... a look thinking that could
work with his owner as well !
We escaped the endless traffic of the
big apple where the length of the van was not necessarily the easiest
feature to deal with and drove to the Hamptons.
We were able to have a taste at the
real “Hamptons” life with a fantastic welcome from Lesley-ann,
Ethan, Josephine and Jack Shapiro in their gorgeous house in
Amagansett. We even have ...
Watched the tennis til it was time to go at 11am. Hope Federer wins. Train to Newark Airport to pick up our hire car, then drive on the I95 to Branford. The trip involved subway to Penn Station, New Jersey Rail Road to Newark Airport Station, then air train to P3 where the hire cars are. All pretty smooth and painless getting the car. No set agenda for the next few days - just 4 days to drive about 8 hours up to Ontario. First driving in mainland US. Since we made a wrong turn before ...