Philadelphia – Contiki Day 1

This morning we had to be up early to check out of our New York hotel and meet up with the Contiki group by 7.30am. We met our coach driver Frank, who loaded up our suitcases and then we jumped on the coach for our 2 hour drive to our first destination, Philadelphia.

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Philadelphia to Washington DC

This morning we had to be at the coach by 7.45 so it was another early morning. We headed out and our first stop, about an hour and a half out of Philadelphia, was an Amish Village in Ronx, PA.

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Washington DC

Today was our free day in Washington DC, so we decided to have a little bit of a sleep-in this morning before heading downstairs. We met up with a few others and decided to join them for brunch. We headed to the metro which is the underground train and ended up at some place near Dupont Circle with a breakfast buffet – it was so good! After brunch, we headed over to the White House.

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Toronto 

This morning it was another early start for those of us that had signed up to visit the CN Tower. We started the morning with Tim Hortons for breakfast – this chain is everywhere! It’s like Starbucks in America (although they have that here too). Then we walked about 20 minutes or so to the tower. Even though it was still early, it was so humid! I was sweating by the time we got there.

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