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May 15, Day 39. Long Island, NY
It was fairly nice weather as we headed out onto Long Island today. It was nice to get back on the road again, though our three days in NYC were wonderful.
Of course to get to Long Island from New Jersey, the only direct route is right through the centre of Manhattan. We could have found a way around, which would have been required if we were in a motorhome or a trailer. We soon found ourselves in the Holland tunnel, two ...
... we left to go back to the hotel, and after driving several miles realized we were going the wrong way and turned around, got on the wrong road, found the right road again....by then my head was going south but the car was going north and I had absolutely no idea where the hotel was, what the name of our hotel was or if we would ever see our stuff again. Fortunately Armando finally got us home.
We'd decided to order breakfast in our room this morning. The ship was anchoring off Newport, Rhode Island and we were being tendered into the port. We’d been told that everyone booked on a ships excursion would get first priority as well as 4 and 5 star Mariners (frequent sailors). So there was no real rush for us.
Craig had ham, eggs and hash browns and I opted for my usual fruit and an omelette. We’d also ordered ...
... and white water rafting and have had travelled all round the world in pursuit of their hobbies, and the South Africans are now retired after having their own business manufacturing BBQs.
We’d hoped to be finished dinner in time for the 8pm show in the theatre but that didn’t happen so it was almost 9pm when we finished dinner and headed up to the Crows Nest where the karaoke was on. Can’t say the ...
After morning exercise, Jane and I drove to a needlepoint store in Barrington, RI. The Picket Fence was a quaint little needlepoint store. We enjoyed the drive, lovely scenery along the coast. After lunch at the Black Pearl, Jane, Buddy & I drove around the area to see the historic mansions. Later in the afternoon, Larry and I enjoyed a drink at the oldest bar in the US and saw one of the oldest churches. Dinner at The Mooring was ...