Holiday Inn Express Destin E - Commons Mall Area
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... lot. It had a nice view of the beach and the price was right. The weather was in the 20`s and sunny. Watched some precociously athletic young girls in a gymnastics competition at the conference centre next door. They were spectacular. I can see why the U.S. does so well in the Olympics.
We drove the scenic coastal road along the barrier islands. The houses are all on stilts. We stopped at Mustang Island ...
... which has left us with no water at all. No toilets, no water – we pee out the window at high speeds.
Tomorrow we are off to Destin to stay with friends in a lovely condo and find a plumber.
Thursday, January 22nd, 2015
The good samaritan is alive and well in Port St. Joe, Florida! His name is Kyle Pfetzer. Picture this. We stop at MacDonald's for coffee ...
... right where we were heading. Destin was right on the edge of the warning for severe thunderstorms & heavy rain. New Orleans were warning for a possible category 3 tornado! The thunderstorm came & went followed by a few more hours of rain & the Tornado watch was lifted by noon the next day. We learnt an awful lot about how they track systems how the tornadoes form!! This is what these folks go through year round here!
... planned to do the same on Saturday morning but the wind shifted and increased so we decided to walk instead. We have been walking pretty reguarly 4-5 miles per day and this one was about 5.5 miles. The rain began shortly after our return and has not let up except for a few minutes here and there. Saturday I went out to refill water, and see another movie then got back early.
Today (Sunday), it is pouring rain off and ...
After a grueling five days of driving, it was time to find a nice campground and hang out for a few days. My plan was to stay at the state park on the beach near Destin. But the polar vortex spoiled things, so I found an RV park near Pensacola instead. The temperatures were in the 30's at night, and although it was only in the 50's during the day, at least it was sunny! I enjoyed a walk on the beautiful beach and a couple fantastic sunsets over the ...