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... to sleep on the beach. Great news for the "no-seeums" who spent the whole night dining on him.
The next day was spent trying to contact Spicer to see if he was ok (he was) then a night on the town which ended up in Bobby's Monkey Bar. Unfortunately the lovely Miss Elaine is away in China with Shawn, so I didn't get to see either of them :(
Following morning, I went for a walk around the marina, and had breakfast at The Conch ...
... to think that there was nothing to this ocean cruising.
Silly us. Foolish us. Naive us. It ended up being one heck of a ride and surely one that we will not forget for a long, long time. Turns out that although the rains did not hit us, the storms that missed us energized the winds causing them to escalate to 20-30 mph, with some gusts in excess of 40 mph. And what do you think that type of wind does to the waves? Our two to three foot waves turned into five to six foot ...
... and back. En route I pass a downtown street festival just starting to get underway, a small farmers' market, cross a couple of drawbridges and past many beautiful homes and past by more beautiful cars.
My iPhone says I walked just over 9 miles. My Fitbit says I walked just under 8 miles. Since the RunKeeper app on the iPhone uses GPS and the Fitbit uses some random measure of my stride length based on my height, I am going with the iPhone.
We began our travels yesterday, Saturday, when we picked up our traveling companion Don, and the rental car in Clearwater. After a quick dinner at Moe's in Lakeside Village, we retired for the evening, knowing the next day will take us to the Queen Victoria. The three of us are excited to make this trip. Don and David did the maiden World Voyage of the Queen Victoria, so for him, this trip is like coming home. For us, the Queen Victoria is a ...
OASIS of the SEAS
7 night Western Caribbean cruise
Stateroom JS 8632 Junior Suite with balcony
We will be on our Caribbean cruise for the next two weeks. Internet access is pretty slow and patchy at sea, relying on satellites, so we will continue adding to the blog next Saturday when we get back to Fort Lauderdale.
We will ...