July 2015

Day 9: 21st September 2014 – Emmitsburg, MD – Washington DC

By |2017-10-04T10:49:55+01:00Monday, July 6th, 2015|USA Holiday 2014|

Up bright and early again, seems to be par for the course during this holiday, pack the bags and pack them back in the car. A quick eat and run breakfast of ready oats, pancakes and muffins and some tea and coffee, before we hit the road to Gettysburg, PA. Of course you all [...]

Day 8: 20th September 2014 – Intercourse, PA – Emmitsburg, MD

By |2017-10-04T10:49:58+01:00Wednesday, July 1st, 2015|USA Holiday 2014|

After a good nights sleep, we awoke fairly early and headed off to indulge ourselves in some FREE breakfast, included in the price of our stay at The Travellers Rest Motel. We helped ourselves to a hearty breakfast of Cereals, Pancake and Yoghurt, helped down by lashings of Tea and Coffee, to keep us [...]

June 2015

Day 7: 19th September 2014 – Niagara Falls, ON – Intercourse, PA

By |2017-10-04T10:50:01+01:00Tuesday, June 30th, 2015|USA Holiday 2014|

We were up bright an early to watch the sun come up over Niagara Falls, freshened up and packed our stuff once more for a long 325 mile drive to our next stop at the Travellers Rest Motel in Intercourse, Pennsylvania. We crossed the border from Canada back into the [...]

Day 6 :18th September 2014 – Niagara Falls. ON – Part 1

By |2017-10-04T10:50:09+01:00Sunday, June 28th, 2015|USA Holiday 2014|

We start our day with a hearty breakfast of french toast and cereals, with some freshly prepared tea and coffee, prepared by the housekeeper and served in the Victorian dining room, that just exudes old world appeal and is filled with charming and interesting paraphernalia from a bygone age. [...]

February 2015

Day 5: 17th September 2014 – Toronto, ON – Niagara Falls. ON

By |2017-10-04T10:50:24+01:00Sunday, February 22nd, 2015|USA Holiday 2014|

Today is the day that Sharon and I have to conquer our fear of heights, well perhaps "conquer is not the correct word, and what I should have said is that it is time to "Face" our fear of heights. Yes, you guessed it, today is the day that we are visiting the Toronto [...]

Day 4: 16th September 2014 – Plattsburg, NY – Toronto, ON

By |2017-10-04T10:50:27+01:00Tuesday, February 17th, 2015|USA Holiday 2014|

Here we are entering Day 4 of our USA road trip and today is a tough one with one of the longest drives, totalling some 349 miles of pretty much open road and highways ahead of us, with no discernible attractions, to stop off for on the way. The plan for today was always to [...]

Day 3: 15th September 2014
Gorham, NH – Plattsburg, NY

By |2017-10-04T10:50:32+01:00Monday, February 16th, 2015|USA Holiday 2014|

Today saw us rising fairly early again, no, not at 04:30hrs, it was a little more civilised at around 07:00hrs, but the hotel room did not include breakfast, so there was a need for an intake of food, which for Sharon, was easy enough with a bowl(or better said plastic container) of breakfast cereal, [...]