Brian Troutman Land

Archive for July, 2010

An Open Letter to Motel 6

by on Jul.09, 2010, under Odds and Ends

Over time, though, “cheap and cheerful” became a lot less cheerful…

Nearly a decade ago, as an adolescent of 16, an unintentionally cancelled reservation at another hotel resulted in my first stay at a Motel 6 in Linthicum Heights, Maryland. I was familiar with the brand from Tom Bodett’s clever commercials, but because of my age and limited travel experience, I had never stayed in one. To my delight, the room was clean, the staff friendly and efficient, and the entire stay without fault. (continue reading…)

Comments Off on An Open Letter to Motel 6 : more...

Search the Land...

Brian Troutman in other media...