Holiday Isles Resort
Travel Blogs from Madeira Beach
... appreciated and enjoyed. Nearby is Fort Rucker army base, which houses an army aviation museum. Fort Rucker was the site where Jayne's late husband, Steve, trained as a helicopter mechanic before his tour of duty in Vietnam.
Our next stop was at a campground in Gulf Shores, just outside of Mobile, AL. We were not very impressed with the condition of the campground, but found a nice site on the beach ...
This time it was a lizard. Not a bird, not a snake, and not necessarily my co-pilot- but an evil clingy beast who found his way into the house during last night's ferocious thunderstorm. Jessica had gone to bed and I sat on the sofa near the kitchen table talking to her through the wall while partially watching Charlie and the Chocolate Factory on my computer. My attention was distracted by a movement on the cupboard on the far wall of the ...
... consisted of dodging lizards and stray cats to get to the ice cream parlor or to visit the boat docks. Even to this day any time I exit the house I am always on the alert for flying lizards grazing the front stairs, and, after a picture my mom shared with me from her visit last year, I’m on the lookout for snakes as well. The lizards here are tiny bumpy reptiles that enjoy aligning the handrails and playing in the foliage up the walkway, ...
... lunch and dinners, dips in the pool and a trip to the beach for breakfast all filled the days. Everyone left on Sunday and we had a full day with Mom and Dad.
Monday afternoon we headed for Tampa to catch our Us Airways flights to Phoenix, on to Las Vegas, and finally, Hawaiian Air red-eye to Honolulu, arriving at five a.m.
Home at last! ...
... we took dad to the beach. I am not sure if it's his favourite place to be but he was a good sport about it. Then he took us to Pops for lunch. Someone didn't wear sun screen. We had a nice steak dinner last night and dad is off with friends for lunch and then off to other friends for dinner ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking