Day 15 – Hamburg to Erie

Today we could take it easy as we are slowly making our way towards Cleveland and stopping over in a town called Erie on the way, which is of course on the shores of Lake Erie. We only left the hotel at 11, leaving me plenty of time to do a bit of forward planning, meaning I could book quite a few hotels for the next few days and even weeks. Hopefully this will give us a bit of breathing space as it takes a ridiculous amount of time Continue reading

Day 14 – Niagara Falls & Hamburg

We stayed in a place called the Ritz Inn last night, which is of course nothing like the Ritz Hotel in London! In fact, I was very dubious about staying here due to some very bad reviews, but it was cheap and close to the falls, and it all turned out fine in the end. I woke up still not feeling 100% but we got up and started walking towards the falls. It was still fairly early and quite misty when we got there but the falls are Continue reading