Navy Lodge New London
Travel Blogs from Groton
... me. Another sad day for me because the second session of kids left and they were the biggest amount of ids ever in 1 unit since the camp opened and some of them where brilliant and funny plus a few of the 6 weekers went home. Which was sad because I felt like there older brother helping them and them giving me hugs to say goodbye was nice, asking me if I was coming back next year and me not knowing the answer. Whoops. ...
I had promised Alex a day without travel, so we took it here in the Groton/New London area.
I let him sleep as late as he wanted, which was about 9 (we hadn't turned the lights out the night before until about 11 - so much for his "regular" 8:30 bedtime), then we slowly got up and around.
We had breakfast at a Dunkin Donuts store, at this was only unusual in that they seem to be as common ...
... age, or my wardrobe to incorporate more frilly lingerie in tacky watermelon color schemes. In case family members are reading this, for all intents and purposes I'm hoping for the former. But yeah man, this is crunch time and instead of walking through my day grabbing my ****** to the "8 Mile" theme song I'm moseying along to a less motivational "Hakuna Matata". Usually I like to bring these things full circle with an uplifting epiphany. Well.... ...
... some thunderstorm cells developing at an alarming rate. To complicate matters, there are all sorts of airspace restrictions whenever you fly within 60 miles of Washington DC, as well as the Prohibited Area around Camp David. Normally, I would have deviated slightly to the south of the storms and it wouldn't have been an issue, but the airspace problems were right where I needed to go, so I headed north, then threaded my way back south between ...
We arrived to the sleepy fishing town of Mystic early evening and after settling in at our motel we walked to the historic centre. Having been in NYC and Boston prior to this, Mystic's tranquility was very accommodating and as we wondered along the riverside encountering a few seafood shacks on the way the sunset was mesmerising. The sky's rapidly changing colour was having a humbling effect on the crystal river water and made for ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking