Ramada Inn Gulfport
Travel Blogs from Gulfport
... any alligators, but we did see a few turtles sunning themselves.
Late afternoon was spent wandering around the small town of Ocean Springs, which is kind of the Carmel of Mississippi (art galleries, restaurants, bars, shopping)
Checked into our hotel and did Laundry. And that was that. Earlier we had asked the girl at the front desk if there was a place ...
... been...but still a fantastic experience to be so close to them.
We did our best to respect the manatee's space and managed to get a few pets in, pretty amazing. They are referred to as gentle giants a lot and they certainly are.
Shortly after another tour company arrived our captain had us retreat back to the boat, which I was grateful for at this point as I had been starting to freeze slowly and was not sure how much longer ...
... on the empty side in the town centre. The gnarled trees have a silent story and the beach water is somewhat cleaner.
The company was great, Kaffeeklatsch was great and Dieter serves me only fresh coffee as opposed to the left-over-the-weekend-in-my-classroom-s he'll-never-notice coffee from our days at Saint Martin. ;-)
... partners. You know that attractive person you dated in high school? The one that was really great to look at, but after you spent some time with them you found out that they were dumber than dirt, their voice annoyed the snot out of you, and frankly they weren’t that attractive in the first place? That’s what a backpack is to a motorcyclist. They look great at first (hey! I can carry all of my stuff on my back!), but turns into a shoulder pinching, posture ...
... the car they had rented us hadn't a cover over the boot he was upgraded at no extra cost and so it was we set off on our deep south road trip.
We left Louisiana and headed for our third state Mississippi along the Gulf Coast highway.
Gulfport was actually where the eye of Hurricane Katrina hit and it caused irreparable damage to the town. A lot of the houses that were built on the sea front were never rebuilt ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool