Hilton Garden Inn Gulfport Airport
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... one Waffle House, our campground and one small Casino/hotel. And that was it for miles. I guess no one wants to rebuild here.
The sand on the beach was soft and flour like. But the water was a bit murky and we saw several big jellyfish. And oh is it windy in Gulfport! Locals say it's always like that here.
Dinner was at a neat restaurant downtown called The Half Shell. We were ...
... some kind of fresh fish entrée which was equally good.
Gulfport surprised me a bit. I knew that hurricane Katrina hit that area in 2005 but I expected to see a more robust rebuild than was there. There was the evidence of buildings that I'm sure once stood tall and strong before Katrina but now only a footprint remained of foundations and all that ...
... stuff". We officially left home at 7:15 this morning. Our plan/goal is to get out of the state of Florida. We don't have any plans other than that. No reservations to camp anywhere tonight, or any other night for that matter. We're "winging it". I'll post pictures as we go. Love, P ...
... the fort. Even so, Katrina filled it all up with 30’ of water, and the whole thing had to be re-restored in 2010.
The ferry from Gulfport runs twice a day each way, so, having finished the fort about 45 minutes after we arrived,and having a couple of hours before the return ferry at 5, we went down to the beach area and sat in the picnic enclosure and enjoyed the beach life for a couple of hours. Tim went ...
... br> Getting to Fort Massachusetts is not easy. We drove out of the forest, found our way through town, and wound up at the end of a dock overlooking the Gulf of Mexico. Behold..... just before us is the "tourist" ferry boat scheduled to leave in just ten minutes. Of course, I am lackadaisical and taking my time getting my gear together, while Caryn girl is scurrying across the parking lot with credit card ...
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