Travel Blogs from Delray Beach
We are leaving our winter home in Hugh Taylor Birch State Park. We have been here since Christmas as volunteers doing maintenance and invasive plant removal. This park is a piece on old Florida tucked between the Intracoastal Waterway and A1A Fort Lauderdale Beach. We have met many good people and made some new friends.
... and grays and purples. Ft. Lauderdale is sandy, pink, sage green. I am looking forward to noticing the color palettes as I travel.
... him out at work if he needed it and he accepted. We spent the night carving a Jack O'Lantern from a pumpkin for Halloween.
The next day I got up early so that we could drive into the boatyard. Matt is a captain on a luxury cruiser and as such he has the responsibilities of maintenance and getting the ship ready to cruise the Carribean. We spent the morning cleaning out the back deck where all the toys were and getting things organised. Matt had to pick up a friend to do a ...
We carry on past an artificial island created from dredge waste, and stop on the exposed northern side of Great Bird Island where we anchor by the stern and bring the bow almost to the beach. We follow a path through the scrub on the island, past a flowering "Century Plant", presumably some kind of Yucca, by the looks of it. It has a number of humming birds fighting over the bloom.
On the sheltered side of the island there is a ...
... Concha before, so that was something new for me. It was less crowded up there than the hurly burly of Mallory Square and there is a bar if you want a drink while enjoying the sunset.
Tonight the sunset was at 6:47pm since we were still in day light saving time. After sunset I went to Michael’s for dinner. If you want a table, make a reservation. I knew I wanted to eat at the bar, so a reservation was not necessary. Tonight even the bar was filled up at 7pm and ...
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