Holiday Inn Express Destin (Mid Bay Bridge)
Travel Blogs from Destin
... on the road by 5:45. Sleep for little miss was kind of a mess, the first two hours she slept the majority of, but other than that sleep came in about 30 minute increments the rest of the 12 hour drive home. We all made it home in one piece but there were parts of it that got a bit hairy. Between toys, cell phones (in which unnecessary groupons were accidentally ordered, lol!), laptops and a little bit ...
After a nap and a quick lunch of leftover pizza we headed down to Harborwalk Village to take our Dolphin Cruise. We had bought groupons for it a few months before our trip, but once we got there and saw little miss's initial reaction to the water we were considering skipping it, we finally decided to book it for the last day we were in town in hopes that little miss would miraculously love the water and figured if ...
... just a few hours earlier. We played in the sand, and ran up and down the beach and decided take little miss out into the water, being that it was finally calm she loved it more than she had all week, she smiled and giggled and didn't cry once. Hubby went out into the water and went under trying to show her that it wasn't big and scary. Apparently it worked, when we got back on the sand up to our umbrella she instantly turned back around ...
... cloudy and rainy when we were there, but I bet on a sunny day the view would be even more amazing.
On the way home we stopped at cvs and picked up a carton of ice cream, vacations have to have ice cream right! After another walk on the beach we all sat at the table eating ice cream, watching Mickey Mouse clubhouse. I'm pretty sure little miss thought this was paradise! A perfect way to end another perfect ...
May 13, 2014
Today we decided to spend the morning at the beach and do our activity of the day in the afternoon since what we had planned was only open from 12-4. Another glorious morning spent at the beach, daddy building sand castles and Reaganzilla knocking them all down, no sooner than daddy would pull the bucket up, little miss would be there to knock them over while giggling with delight!
After a break for a nap and ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility