Travel Blogs from Erie
Back on the road today! We were set to do 60 miles which is now starting to feel like a normal day. My legs aren't half a sore as I thought and my bum has definitely broken into the saddle some more! The road was generally flat as it snaked beside Lake Erie, with some really nice views along the way. We stopped off around 20 miles in for some really good food at a place called Boomerang before setting off again to do the last 40 miles in one. ...
... we found the Westfield Outdoor Market. Same kind of theme, but more farmers and Amish items. I got some postcards that were made from photos taken by a local photographer.
Then we finally made it to the lake and saw the adorable paddle boat but we had missed the tour.
Oh well, we still had a good time!
... for Suzi. We love you. We are so sorry for your loss.
We decided to stay close to 'home' today. We drove to Point Gratiot and the Dunkirk Lighthouse which are only about 2 minutes down the road. They even had a spot reserved for my mom! We strolled the grounds and watched a family setting up for a wedding tomorrow. It's a beautiful day out, I hope tomorrow is the same. We then drove into downtown ...
... would expect in a state park, but, instead it is a long looped road that takes you from one end to the other with beaches and boating and lighthouses along the sides. There are tons of places to park and walk or fish or sun bathe. It's all kept very natural looking with huge trees that not only shade you, but that arch across the roads. There are ponds between the two sides of the peninsula with paddle boats and fishing. One side of ...
... in, you would get 20% off your meal. We asked the owner if we could get the discount for being FROM the circus. He laughed and agreed.
A bunch of folks went down to a beach near the lot and went swimming. I'm not the swimming type so we went back home, I worked on the strongman costume some more and before you knew it, it was time for the first show. Despite a few protesters with posters full of blatant lies, we had two lovely shows with many ...
Other places to stay in Erie
7415 Schultz Road, Erie | 2 star motelfrom $73
8040-B Perry Highway , Erie | 1 star motelfrom $71
205 West 10th Street, Erie | 1 star motelfrom $61
1015 Peninsula Drive, Erie | 2 star motelfrom $65
3202 West 26th Street, Erie | 2 star motelfrom $95
2540 W 8th St, Erie | Motelfrom $50