Emerald Coast Inn & Suites
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May 17, 2014
Its always sad to leave a vacation at the end of the week. We didn't really worry about how the ride down would go, we knew we would be tired but we figured it was the best solution for little miss, the ride home on the other hand scared the living heck out of me. There was no real way to drive overnight this time around. We decided to wake up at 5:00 and head out as early as we could. ...
May 16, 2014
I cant believe it is already our last day at the beach! This week has gone by way to fast!
Being our last full day, we were out on the beach as soon as we were finished eating breakfast. Another wonderful day of splishing, splashing, sand castle building and running down the beach! After little miss discovered how glorious the water can actually be, we couldn't keep her away from the waters edge ...
... it made it easy to control myself! After an hour or so of shopping we decided to stop for pizza at hubbys favorite childhood pizza place, Hungry Howies (we really need to work on getting some of those in StL). While we were waiting for the pizza we decided to take a trip to Barnes and Noble next door and found some more exciting bargains.
After a yummy lunch and a nap we went out to the beach to find the water was much calmer than ...
... but it was easy to find. When we pulled up we saw the huge building surrounded by about 50 airplanes and helicopters on display. We walked the whole outside first, checking out all the planes on display, it was so cool to see how big these planes are in real life, and little miss had a blast running along the pathways to her hearts content (other than the couple of times she fell and scraped her knees :( ...
... a few shops and got little miss a few new things before heading over to where the directory showed the restaurant to be. Sadly when we got there it had closed down. :( We called the number on the gift card and it had been disconnected. Since the place we were staying was close we decided to head back and walk to the restaurant that was next door, Pompano Joes. We had read during planning this trip that it was one of the best restaurants ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
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