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Oct 5, 2011 - Uncasville, CT

Monday, October 03, 2011 - Mohegan Sun Casino, Uncasville, CT We left the Newport, RI area about noon Monday and drove an hour and a half to the Mohegan Sun Casino Resort in Uncasville, CT. We plan to stay here for about four days; we'll be boondocking (dry camping on their parking lot ... no electricity or water ... depending on our own generator and water supply which should be fine. We've done very little of this kind of camping). We'll need a permit to stay here and that's all that's required. I found the permit form online and have it...

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Sep 11, 2011 - Mohegan Sun Arena & Casino

Dot and I went on a day trip to the Mohegan Sun Casino & Arena to see the last game of the season for the Connecticut Sun and New York Liberty teams of the WNBA. It was a close game with NY leading for most of it, but not at the end when it counted! But I learned that both teams are in the playoffs, so that's good. I no longer know any of the players on the teams, although a few of them have been in the league for over 6 years! We were going to eat at a buffet but it cost a lot more than Dot remembered, so we ate in a food court. Dot had...

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Sep 9, 2008 - winning at the casino

We've run into two couples from Connecticut over the summer who both raved about the Indian casinos here. Normally, we despise casinos. If I'm going to put a quarter in a machine, it's because I'm going to get a newspaper or some clean laundry in return. However, we do want to revisit Mystic Seaport which is located nearby and the fact that the casinos encourage free RV parking brought us to the Mohegan Sun for a few nights. Although we are parked in a spacious lot, the windows overlook the Thames River and it is easy to forget where we...

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