Orchid Key Inn
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Today we went snorkeling. I could use my go-pro and saw stingray, a skull of fish and loads of Jellyfish. We were quite close to Cuba. I was the only one snorkeling away from the boat. Otherwise, people kept themselves 10 meters or closer to the boat.... When we got back, I did a workout, laundry and chilled with a lot from both groups at ...
... starting to run out of clothes, but mostly need to get rid of the smell of some of the t-shirts that over the days got wet and smelly!
So with stinky gear packed we head off. I am glad it is not a weekend, as im sure the place would be a lot busier. ... Not much to say about doing laundry .... except after two loads each and a bunch of quarters later we have nice clean undies etc and its back to the hotel to dump them off!
Bluewater Key RV Resort 305-745-2494 Site 75 The BEST site. Private, wifi, tiki hut closed in with plastic to block wind. The drive through the keys to get here was really nice. Lots of bridges and little towns on most of the islands. As for the resort....What an incredible place. I cannot imagine a better place to be. The view is ...
... I had planned to have the chicken and yellow rice special, but they were out of it. So we both had cubed pork with yellow rice, black beans, plantains and Cuban bread. Really, really good! After dinner I had Cafe con Leche and rice putting. Yum!
We're back at the hotel, and getting ready for bed. Tomorrow we are changing hotels and moving to a place right on Duval street. Can't wait to see what it's like!
... Fort Lauderdale so started our return drive. We again crossed over the Seven Mile Bridge, which is actually a little less than 7 miles, is believed to be the world's longest segmental bridge. The old bridge, resting on 546 concrete, pillars runs parallel to it. If you have time, stop and walk out on the Old Bridge to get a great view. We didn't have time, but enjoyed the view as we drove over.
In Islamorada, take a few minutes to stop ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility