La Quinta Inn & Suites Fort Lauderdale Tamarac
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24/04/2010 - Café da manhã no Opus Dining Room e posterior desembarque. Depois de todas os tramites normais fomos aguardar o ônibus da Hertz que nos levou para o terminal da companhia. Alugamos um GMC com porta-malas gigante ... o ideal para esta família! Seguimos para o Sawgrass Mills onde fizemos umas comprinhas. Almoçamos no Rainforest Café e …
Another wake up call this morning to make sure we got to breakfast etc. After breakfast we headed out to Walgreens to see if we could find a sim card – no such luck. So back to the hotel to re-arrange a few things in our suitcases before checking out at 11am. We took a shuttle to the pier which was a few mins drive away.
Check in was fast and painless for us – we were on board before 12 which is perhaps the quickest ...
... moored at the cruise termerinal. That was a good start...our ship would sail today. We had seen a sigh on a bus stop bench, showing a name of a cafe nearby, open for breakfast and lunches, so we headed in the direction stated on the bench, only to soon decide that we didn't want to walk that far. Across the street, we saw a sign for Einstein Bros. Bagels so we decided to give it a try. We jaywalked across the 4 lanes of traffic and ...
... to make are what to wear and what to eat. We had a glass of wine on the veranda, and watched the hustle and bustle bellow us as the stevedores loaded up the boat. Interestingly, there was a sniffer dog winding his way through the luggage and other provisions, along with his handler. He was an enthusiastic sniffer, but he didn't stop at any one spot, so that was good. We wandered the ship. We had a bite to eat here and there. We unpacked. All in all, it was a good first ...
... I used American Airlines frequent flyer miles to purchase our tickets; we wanted first class tickets, but took too many miles to use for the short trip to Florida. So I got us coach tickets. I joked with Rosalind that we had to sit with the “commoners” in coach class for two flights. ; - D. It would be tough walking by those plush, wide seats, but I think we would survive (LOL). I did figure out a plan to get back at all those first class ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking