Motel 6 Wilmington
Travel Blogs from New Castle
Feeling pretty rough this morning, turns out mixing stout, fizzy bitter and $2 lagers isn't the way forward
The best thing to do was to hit Wendy's for their Baconator combo meal, the best hangover cure ever (it does make you want to die for about an hour afterwards though)
We're in Delaware.
It smells of petrol here.
When we arrived a sheriff or some such took our ID information before we could check in and then later an air raid siren went off for some time.
We did laundry, finally, because at this point we're out of clean gruds. I bought new ones last week but they're gone …
... I couldn't get to Ohio from Portland instead I had to go to Philadelphia to get there. So I stopped off in Philadelphia long enough for a Philly cheese steak roll - surprisingly good considering the ingredients are cheapest cuts of a cow you can get away with calling steak and a liquid version of the plastic cheese you put in burgers. Then I headed off to Akron, ...
She took me to morimoto's restaurant for dinner. Gasp. Omg.
7pm seating at the restaurant that keeps on changing colors and has dildo shaped light bulbs. Never imagined that I'd be excited to go to such a restaurant, but such is life.
We opted for the $120 ppax omakase testing menu. Here goes:
Toro tartar in dashi broth. Tamamomo (mountain peach) to cleanse palate after course.
Kumamoto oysters in 3 sauces: Japanese orange salsa, ...
... something like that. But everything else was gobbled up in mere minutes.
I also knew this was my last day in Philly, so I had to make sure I got some ice cream. Yes, I realize ice cream is not quite the normal breakfast item, but there were still two flavors left that I needed to try of the infamous Bassett's ice cream. Yes, this had to be done out of necessity! As always, even at 10:30 in the morning, I had to wait in line at Bassett's. I ordered the pumpkin flavored ...