But back to Hertz -- even though it's in the next block (at the corner of 87th and Third), I had never noticed it in the six months it's been there. Now I know why -- it's a regular parking garage with no Hertz counter, but this very futuristic video/machine check in. No Hertz agent -- you talk live with a guy on the screen in real time.
|Here was the goal... nothing more soothing than seeing a gas gauge on full.|
|This was a very pretty drive across the George Washington Bridge. It was a sunny, mild day -- no need for even a jacket -- and there was this giant flag hanging for Veterans Day.|
|The long, winding road through Pennsylvania.|
|Further west, it got cloudier. By the time I pulled into the hotel at 5, it was rainy and very windy.|