Hampton Inn Melbourne-Viera
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... If you drive about an hour and a half west from Lake Okeechobee (largest lake in Florida), past the “used cows for sale” sign, you will end up in a small back-water, redneck town called Arcadia. I would generally not recommend a visit to Arcadia unless you are passing through on your way to somewhere else. However, if you are after pygmy hippos, this is the place to be. About 20 minutes south of town and another 10 miles down an unmarked dirt road, you will find ...
... in Mirebalais is quite different than the "big" city - cargo containers line the city streets - people have turned them into store fronts / houses, etc. - the river that run through the village is filled with people - fishing, bathing, washing clothes, swimming - just cooling down. House's vary - cement block/ thatched roof / tented.
I had conflicting emotions about - are we helping? - can we make a difference? - there just seemed ...
Well, all good things must come to an end. Going home this time isn't nearly as sad as it usually is though. We live in Florida now where everyday is like a vacation. Plus in two days we get a puppy! That's right, we're getting a boy Golden Retriever (Bailey) to add to our family. He'll be joining our eight year old female Golden, Raina.
Anyway our last two days were at sea and I thought for sure we'd get bored. I thought wrong. We ...
Fun, Fun, Fun! We decided to take an airboat ride today. We got online and found one near Titusville, Florida. Capt Johnny Long's Airboat Rides! We had such a good time. Mike, Sue, John and Beth from Canadian and I went on the ride. On the way to the boat launch I thought that we weren't going to get to ...
... on the east coast of Florida for our reservation tonight and taking the highway is the fast way. We have reserved most nights in Florida as this is peak holiday season with many fleeing the freezer chests of the North. Well at least we'll have the RV Parks to ourselves up North! What a nutty consolation!
I've put grocery shopping on today's agenda. We haven't shopped since San Diego and that's 9 days ago. Papa Bear says we are not shopping in Tallahassee as ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
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