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... to deserve it, and he takes it without even looking at me or saying a word. It was great final experience, a I bid you adieu from the mediocre city of Philadelphia, PA.
Perhaps I have an elevated expectation of service. In my job I give what I consider to be exemplary service and as such I expect that in the retail world, and that kind of passion, especially in menial jobs is pretty hard to come by. I really need to become more tolerant, but sadly, I ...
... in the Apollo/Saturn V Center, where bleachers were set up for rocket launch viewing. A fellow had a telescope set up, so that we could see the rocket on the launch pad clearly. Then the storm clouds moved in, and once the lightning started we were ordered off the bleachers and into the building for safety - just 10 minutes before the scheduled launch. This area in Florida is called the lightning capital. We were certain that the mission ...
... payload launched. With the Apollo spacecraft on top it stood 363 feet (111 m) tall and 33 feet (10 m) in diameter. The launch of a Saturn rocket is the loudest noise ever made by man.
We returned by bus to the Visitors Centre to explore the gift shop and Imax theatre. Today space shuttle astronaut, Jerry Ross, was at the centre to talk with the public and do a signing of his autobiography. He is a veteran of seven ...
After we woke up I had breakfast and then a little bit later dad and I went for a swim in Cocoa beach. Then we just relaxed and did our jobs.
Then we Holly and I went to see if the basketball court was open for a turn, it was but we couldn't find a ball to play it with so we went back and got ready to go out to celebrate Dad's birthday.
We looked on line for a good restaurant and found one so we went there but ...
... like a museum. Here we see real moon rocks, astronaut suits, helmets, and gloves. We can read mission journals and see one of the returned space capsule that has turned from white to a burnt orange colour due to the re-entry heat caused when returning through the earths atmosphere. We had just about completed this part of the experience when we chose to get a picture taken to be super-imposed us into our own Space Shuttle Scene!
Back on the bus we returned to the KSC ...
Other places to stay in Cocoa Beach
1300 N Atlantic Ave, Cocoa Beach | 3 star hotelfrom $66
- Nice pool but that's it
- Look elsewhere..
- Not as bad as feared
1550 North Atlantic Avenue, Cocoa Beach | 4 star hotelfrom $130
- Disappointing sub standard hotel
- Hilton location was perfect
5500 N Atlantic Ave, Cocoa Beach | 2 star hotelfrom $72
2080 North Atlantic Avenue, Cocoa Beach | 3 star hotelfrom $134
- Double Tree hotel, remodeled, but has problems
- Great room, great service, smoky smelling rooms
- Was quite satisfied
3901 N. Atlantic Ave., Cocoa Beach | 2 star hotelfrom $89
- DIRTY ROOMS, WOW
- Horrible, dirty!
- Worked for me!
3425 North Atlantic Avenue, Cocoa Beach | 2 star hotelfrom $111
- Fabulous! A great place to stay!
- Nothing Special... needs some help
- We enjoyed our stay
3435 North Atlantic Avenue, Cocoa Beach | 3 star hotelfrom $150
- Upcoming company coming to town!
- The perfect blend of relaxation, craziness, and a stable work environment!
- Pleasant Trip - get what you pay for
4001 North Atlantic Ave, Cocoa Beach | 3 star hotelfrom $105
- Very Nice
- It's not what we expected
1 Hendry Ave, Cocoa Beach | 2 star hotelfrom $129
- Deneen at front desk so helpful
- Filthy carpet, inadequate maid service
5575 North Atlantic Avenue, Cocoa Beach | 2 star hotelfrom $108
3655 N. Atlantic Ave., Cocoa Beach | 2 star hotelfrom $73
4300 Ocean Beach Blvd., Cocoa Beach | 3 star hotelfrom $120
- Enjoyed our Stay at the Inn!
- A Great Vacation at the Inn.
- Great Place
3185 North Atlantic Avenue, Cocoa Beach | Hotelfrom $82
- Terrible Attitude !
- Luna Sea is basically nice, a good value
- Quaint and friendly.
900 North Atlantic Ave., Cocoa Beach | Hotelfrom $72
- Friendly and helpful staff, but...
- Know the building you are in - then you will be fine
- Hmm...we must have stayed in the neglected rooms
1701 South Atlantic Ave., Cocoa Beach | Hotelfrom $98
3499 S. Atlantic Ave., Cocoa Beach | Hotelfrom $93
4440 Ocean Beach Blvd., Cocoa Beach | Hotelfrom $144