Knights Inn Flamingo
Travel Blogs from Niagara Falls
... early 1900's were bloody idiots.
The Whirlpool Aero Car we didn't go on as we didn't have our Passports and it goes from the Canadian side to the USA. It offers the only opportunity to look directly into the eye of this mesmerizing and gigantic Whirlpool.
It was a long and hot walk from the White Water Rapids to the Whirlpool to see the views we passed Souvenir city on the way lots of tourists there ...
Well we made it to Niagara Falls around 4:00 this afternoon. Once we checked in we started walking down to the falls. We were impressed with them as we have been on our past visits, they are so large and the water rushes over so fast. We went on the Maid of the ...
... alot like Ashland ... and in the middle of wine country.
So WOW - first night not sleeping in the van - a quaint B&B ... wine tasting - this is the world of ice wine - makes sense when you think of it and location - had a lucious lunch at one winery and then visited 3 others - then checked into B&B and went for an 11 mile bike ride and saw historic forts - then a SHOWER and delicious dinner and then went to the play The Millionairess by George ...
... not nearly as funky! The steak was delicious, but they let themselves down when it came to dessert; after offering such quality steak and well-judged sides, it turned out that they simply buy in pre-made desserts which I guess are frozen and then bunged in an oven as required. It meant that they all had egg to help preserve them, even the crumble which we both found very odd. After a leisurely dinner, we headed back to the hotel to crash and for me to watch "Dancing with the Stars"!
... Australian, just checking in, and the hostel owner. We knew we were up for some tortuous story listening when he stopped his story to tell us, 'Hi, Welcome, listen up, you don’t want to miss this story’. So we patiently stood there and listened. Turns out he wasn’t all that enamoured with a visit from a Lonely Planet (the guide we usually use) journalist who’d visited him some time in the past. I snuck a look at the other Aussie’s face ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Free parking