Travel Blogs from Avalon
... to the ship, a mask—along with their other purchases—was placed in their stateroom as our promised delivery. It was not the one they had selected, however. Mark questioned why this mask, to him, looked different but Keith defended himself by assuring Mark that there was no way for him to have exchanged the initial one for this one.
The next evening, room service knocked upon their door and, to their ...
... that the cruise ship people stay away from afternoon tours so they can be back on the ship prior to its departure. They also tend to like the 2 hour or under tours.
We want to beat the crowds before they disembark. We head down and walk out to Lover's Point and then rent a Golf Cart for the 2 hour circuit ride around the city, up the hill, to the Wrigley Memorial & Botanical Garden and then switchback down the east coast side ...
... heading home. Our truck was a more comfortable means of arriving home than the small confines of an airplane. Back up thru the Central Valley of California we drove until we went west and crossed the mountain range into the Santa Clara Valley. It was a short trip thru our beautiful valley before we were exiting the freeway and taking the last mile of surface streets that would end in our driveway in front of our home.
... and smiles all around....yes all was good in Hepburnland and at the end of the day, that was really all that mattered.
After the tour and eating there was not much else to do on the tiny island. We considered renting a golf cart and tool around a bit more, but since we were unfamiliar with the island, we decided against it. The roads along the hillsides were quite narrow and seemed a bit trecherous for a golf cart, even though we ...
... work with, and he did all the work so I could enjoy the trip too.
We never thought Morocco to be such a beautiful and fascinating land with a diversity of culture and customs. And it is now changing fast. in fact we found the country much more developed than we ever thought. We would like to return to the area, probably visiting Marrakesh and Fes, If you haven't been there, maybe it's time to go!!
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1 Banning House, Avalon | Campgroundfrom $24