Sturbridge Super 8 Motel
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Leslie and I are excited about planning our next big GOG adventure. Too excited, perhaps. We don't get out much. In-boxes are overflowing with our exchange of e-mails. Essaouira or El Jadida? Camel trekking anyone? Check out this cool restaurant where the tables are set up in a babbling brook and diners get to soak their feet while they eat! If we don’t tone it down, I fear we’ll scare the others away long before ...
Here we were able to see original manuscripts from Robert Frost and Emily Dickinson. The special collections curator wasn't there, but a woman on staff unlocked it and allowed us to walk around. Emily Dickinson's house was closed today. The ONLY day of the week it's closed... Oh well. Not much I can do. Now in to ...
... that made for a grand meal with all eleven of us around their table. It was a great treat! Around the table was a lot of laughter and stories current and long ago. These friendships and our relationships are very important to Sheila and I.
The plan for the next day is to go to the Icon Museum in Clinton Mass and later attend a concert at Mechanics Hall.
We gathered at the ...
... planning that I wanted to do. All of the tickets to tours, museums, etc are bought. I have our itinerary planned out. Everything is color-coded by day on the map. All the tickets and directions of how to get where are organezed day-by-day. It has been hours and hours of work over the past few months. But I do feel that it's worth it to minimize cluelessness when you get there. I try to leave time for just walking and exploring. I don't like to ...
First note to self: Book your air travel in January for an April trip. I could have gotten the tickets for the low 1100s, but for some reason did not hop right on that. I think I was gunshy after all the Christmas spending. Airfare after that just went up, up, up.
Ended up purchasing in early March for 1500-plus for Boston to Barcelona. I think we got the last fairly-decent tickets for that price. The worst part of the itinerary is ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking