We did basically nothing today due to being rundown from the New York Trip, just veged out and took it easy. The only thing of any excitement was to buy a new airbed for Bec's apartment for us to sleep on as she wanted us to stay with her in the apartment over the Xmas period.
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Well with our first Youngstown leg coming to a close, the car was dropped back to Enterprise whilst waiting for the girls to complete their packing. The boys offered me another great deal on a car when we get back from New York and even placed a hold on a car for me immediately, really looked after me on price too. Then I figured well, I have maybe an hour to kill waiting for the girls to arrive so down the road I strolled to the Charlie Staples Bar & Grill....
Met the girls early today, if you call 10:30 early, for breakfast at the famous Yankee Kitchen on Market St. Ordered the ham and cheese omelette expecting it to be pretty simple, but we were invaded by cheese yet again. Americans have an infinite love affair with cheese and even our omelettes were dripping in melted cheese, and with the cheese being as sweet as it is we had to sort of eat around the cheese a bit. Service and treatment was really good though, as ...
Had to drop in to a local Harley dealer of course. Could be a good spot to pick up a Harley for our ROUTE 66 ride and then ship the bike home from LA.
Finding a good coffee in the US is pretty difficult as they don't have the great coffee culture that Australia has. Most American coffee is filtered or percolated style coffee, so very few places have true baristas that can make a solid espresso style coffee. Today is starting to push the limits of acceptance with -13 and wind chill of -26, so even though we look out the cafe window to what appears a beautiful day, stepping outside is sure a wake up call, like w...