Travel Blogs from Delray Beach
... a walk along the shore and a dip in the Atlantic. while we did not get to swim with the Miami Dolphins, we did get to walk with a humpback whale! We spent a few hours at the casino with Millie and Bert, and then had a delicious dinner out.
Flying in to Fort Lauderdale, we were all struck by the amount of water, in the form of canals, ponds and pools all over the city. We weren't in Kansas anymore.
Port Everglades is quite close to the airport. Our pre-arranged shuttle van arrived after Cathie's phone call, and the driver kindly stopped enroute at a Walgreen's for wine. He was well tipped for bending the company rules, and given a bottle for his dinner too.
... we have enjoyed the Jersey Shore and the Outer Banks. There was always a destination and the gathering. This gathering is a vital component to the legacy of our family. Great memories, good and bad (like white water rafting and getting there) go down in history and the bad have a way of quickly embellishing a good yarn about our version of this “dysfunctional family”.
For my extended family, let this be a repeat, and hopefully a ...
... Island, one of the hardest and most
difficult islands to visit. We met some of the descendants of
Christian Fletcher from Pitcairn Island and climbed Jacob`s Ladder at
St. Helena Island. We slipped and slid, and were giddy with
excitement at Namibia`s famous Dune 7. We had great experiences
both on land, and the sea, to jaw dropping scenery.
We ate kangaroo ...
And I'm off! I began the long 11 hour drive to Florida. Adrenaline pumping the entire time, I think I asked myself what the hell I was doing once an hour. Most of the drive is a huge blur, a combination of awkward seating positions, awful singing, and what I can only imagine was very entertaining dancing. But I made it, about 9:30 at night, walked up to the house to a group of people from all ...
Other places to stay in Delray Beach
10 North Ocean Boulevard, Delray Beach | 4 star hotelfrom $195
- Great location & good times
- Nice rooms, lacking in customer service
- Awesome view and super surroundings!
1111 East Atlantic Avenue, Delray Beach | 3 star hotelfrom $151
525 East Atlantic Ave., Delray Beach | Hotelfrom $124
- Better than expected and a lot of fun!
- Shabby Chic, Just Shabby
- What air conditioning?
110 South Ocean Blvd, Delray Beach | Hotelfrom $144
82 Gleason Street, Delray Beach | 3 star hotelfrom $131
- Paradise Found
- Wonderful Weekend
- Wonderful experience
126 N. Ocean Blvd, Delray Beach | Hotelfrom $74
1901 S. Ocean Blvd, Delray Beach | Hotelfrom $142
- Vintage Florida at it's Best
- Florida at It's Best!
- Great place for families at Wright By the Sea
106 S Swinton Ave, Delray Beach | 3 star hotelfrom $141
1875 S. Ocean Blvd., Delray Beach | 3 star hotelfrom $44
124 Marine Way, Delray Beach | Hotelfrom $100
1000 E. Atlantic Avenue, Delray Beach | 4 star hotelfrom $197