Franklin Terrace Motel
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
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... to stay. For five miles we passed nothing but holiday homes and condos, then we reached Long Branch, and spotted a Motel sign right next to the beach. A laconic guy showed us a room and gave a discount for cash. Within walking distance was an area of shops and restaurants, mostly upmarket for a nearby spa resort, but we found a reasonable diner. Walked back along the beach with the moon over the ...
It's already almost Mid-September, so in my book that means it’s finally safe to go to the beach in New Jersey. The weather is comfortable warm and dry instead of unbearably hot and sweaty, ocean temperatures are still near their warmest, the beach badge patrol Nazis have retired for the season, and the mobs of Snooki and Situation wannabes have gone back to the pizzerias and tanning beds in the New York and Philly 'burbs.
I picked Ocean Grove for my beach day since ...
After lunch we had a fun process of washing off at the outdoor shower and getting changed as best we could in a little gazebo. N is very interested in tickets these days, and since we had to buy "tickets" (wrist badge passes) for the beach, he wanted to play with a ticket. I gave him a scrap of paper and he played for at least 15 minutes putting it in and taking it out of one of those ...
... could've felt better than I felt today. The pass was the best $45 I've spent all trip so far. It's an electronic tag that tells you the wait time on the ride. You select the one you want to go on and when it's your turn, it alerts you and you wander over and jump on. It basically holds your spot in the queue. Once I got scanned onto that ride, I'd select the next one and repeat. And repeat. And repeat. Adrenalin rush after rush ...
... we had planned on doing.
I can't go into too much detail, but one of the video technicians from KISS's crew was let go, and yesterday was his last show. His parting gift to us was an unexpected image at the end of the show that threw us all off. Needless to say he will never work in the industry again.
Now that the show is over, I am heading to my hotel room to get a couple of hours rest before heading home for a four day break. ...