Super 8 Motel Altoona
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Stayed in the Why Motor Lodge in Duncansville, PA. This is an old-fashioned motor lodge--real keys for the door instead of "sometimes they work" key cards. Very clean, free wifi (though my portable wifi through my phone account was A LOT faster!), comfortable bed, nice staff. No breakfast. If you don't expect much, you won't be disappointed, and the price was definitely right. I'd stay there again.
Asked the hotel clerk for a ...
... chaser was a thing called This is the End, in which Seth Rogan and a bunch of other actors of his ilk play
themselves attending a weekend party in LA when the actual apocalypse happens. We get all the goodies from Revelations—the Rapture and the unleashing of the devil etc. The premise sounds a lot better than the movie actually is. I’ve never seen any Seth Rogan movies, but ...
... We waited and waited. It seemed the hostess was no where to be found according to the waitress that finally seated us.
We picked up some brochures to see what there was to do in the area. We decided to visit Horseshoe Curve and Altoona Railroaders Memorial Museum. Both attractions can be bought in a package from either place.
Horseshoe Curve is one of the world’s most incredible engineering feats.You take a short tram ride up ...
Ok, got up at 3:30 am & got ready to switch trains in Pittsburgh (our final leg). Sleeping on a train is a whole new experience. It's a lot like being rocked to sleep, but all night! I, for one enjoyed my sleep; but could have used an extra ...
... is the same story from the Richmond Times Dispatch. Pretty funny. I conclude that Jarrett Parker's favorite place on earth is Altoona, PA.
Erratum: Tim says that Al Tuna came out a bunch of times and did a little dance out there in the outfield where I took his picture. I just missed him. I can believe that; I was so busy keeping track of pitching changes I didn't have time for a fish ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking