Hilton Garden Inn Jacksonville Downtown/Southbank
Travel Blogs from Jacksonville
Although we had planned on 6 months we made it 113 days and Terry drove the motorhome 7,478 miles and 6,480 in the Jeep totaling 13,958.
We saw everything we wanted to see and were lucky to have good weather every where we went until we hit the south and got the rain and humidity.
Our next journey will continue next year....Stay tuned.
We made it to Jacksonville, Florida, Thursday, July 3rd, after a real nice evening in Gulfport, Mississippi. I definitely did much better on the room accommodations, landing us just a few blocks from the beach. We used the limited time we had left in the day to walk the beach and then found a great little Italian restaurant called Salute for dinner. All in all, I'd say a much better evening than the previous night!
My sister Barbie and her ...
... minutes to catch our breath and eventually hobbled our way to our slip even as we heard more strange noises from below.
By golly, it had been a grueling trip on a hot miserable day and one we would not forget. We were hot, tired and hungry. We were just delighted to discover the marina had a swimming pool and you can bet the first thing we did after settling in was go to that pool. There was also a decent restaurant at the marina so that is where we ate that evening ...
A last minute decision to go to the Basketball saw us sitting in the Jacksonville Vetran's arena with the Davis' and the Watt's waiting and not knowing what to expect from this particular basketball game.
Waiting the crowd went a little wild as the music started and out onto the court dressed in their red, white and blue uniforms ran the notorious Harlem Globtrotters!
The two girls were not that eager to go and see the basketball, in ...
... 10,00 pounds.
Built for short, high-powered bursts of speed, the trucks generate 1,500 to 2,000 horsepower and are capable of speeds of up to 100 miles per hour.
Moster trucks can fly up to 125 to 130 feet (a distance greater than 14 cars side by side) and up to 35 feet in the air.
How has this hotel rated in the past?
Travelers also recommend:
- More recommendations